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English

Critical reading, writing, thinking—these are the skills for success in any field.

Our English majors excel in many fields: law, business, journalism, public relations, acting, education, marketing, and professional writing.

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How to Apply

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Expert Faculty

Our English faculty are scholars and creative writers whose work has appeared in Iowa Review, Boston Review, Florida Historical Quarterly, and Florida Studies.

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Get Involved

You can choose to be involved in the Undead Poets’ Society and Cantilevers, Florida Southern College’s literary magazine.

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Writers Series

Our Visiting Writers Series brings nationally known writers, poets, and scholars to Florida Southern, including National Book Award finalists and writers for The Onion.

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