English

Major

The English Department offers a B.A. in English. The student with a major in English selects an emphasis in creative writing; literature, society, and politics; or world drama and playwriting. All courses listed in the catalog are offered on a regular basis, though some upper-division courses are taught only in two-year rotation. See the link below for degree requirements:


Alumni Spotlight

Deborah TaffaDeborah Taffa
Class of 2010
BA in English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing


Current Position
Graduate student in the MFA program in nonfiction at the University of Iowa

"For a student with my interests, Webster University was the clear choice. The English Department faculty, in particular those with creative writing expertise, are top in the St. Louis area. No other college in the St. Louis area can compete with Pearson House in the preparation it offers its fledgling writers." (Read more...)