When you graduate with your degree in English from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a wide variety of careers, including

  • publishing
  • film making
  • teaching & academics
  • law
  • media & journalism
  • advertising, marketing, and public relations
  • government & non-profit agencies
  • business and finance

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Study English at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany OK

The Program

  • Entry level classes seeking to answer the question, “What do you do with an English degree?”
  • A tailored degree to meet the interests of each individual student
  • Cross-disciplinary coursework from disciplines like mass communication and graphic design
  • Cutting edge courses in film studies and the graphic novel
  • Special studies courses in African American Literature, Tolkien, and the Walking Dead
  • Traditional courses in World, British, and American literature
  • Writing courses in Poetry, Screen-writing, and the Novel
  • Opportunities for student involvement on the staff of The Arrow, our national award winning yearbook, Expressions, the university literary student magazine, and The Echo, our award winning campus newspaper
  • Practical internships at local publishing companies, non profit agencies, magazines, and newspapers

The Professors

  • Hold advanced degrees in literature, writing, and technology
  • Represent a wide-range of academic interest and emphasis
  • Maintain membership and contact with local, regional, and national organizations that promote the study of writing and the arts
  • Have practical experience as writers, editors, and publishers, including a co-owner of 46th Star Press and a grant writer responsible for grants totaling more than 6 million dollars for SNU
  • Include a two-time winner of the SNU Excellence in Teaching Award as well as the SNU Excellence in Faculty Performance Award

The Preparation

  • SNU prepares graduates with the knowledge and experience needed to seek the career path of their dreams
  • Our graduates are successful in graduate school and the workforce