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You're the type of person that thinks the book is way better than the movie. You prefer novels over textbooks and while others may struggle, you know exactly when to use their, there, and they're in a sentence. If this sounds like you, a degree in English may be just what you're looking for.

English majors land jobs because they are masters at critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving. At Harford, we can help you carve out your niche in a variety of fields.

Harford Community College offers an English degree that prepares you for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree.

Program Overview

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Associate of Arts

NO. OF CREDITS
Associate of Arts: 60

CONTACT
Lisa Tittle
443.412.2104
ltittle@harford.edu 

Admissions
443.412.2109

ACCREDITATION
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

 

Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your English studies.

WHAT KIND OF COURSES  CAN I EXPECT TO TAKE?

Develop a strong background in English through required courses and electives like these at Harford:

  • ENGLISH COMPOSITION
    RESEARCH WRITING
    AMERICAN LITERATURE
    WORLD LITERATURE
    ENGLISH LITERATURE

WHAT CAN I DO WHEN I COMPLETE THIS PROGRAM?

With a degree in English at Harford, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree.

Top Transfer Destinations
  • Towson University
  • University of Maryland
  • Frostburg University
  • Salisbury University
  • University of Baltimore
  • Loyola University
  • McDaniel College
Potential Careers
  • Teacher
  • Journalist
  • Freelance
  • Writer/Copywriter
  • Publishing Assistant
  • Social Media Manager
  • Content Manager

WHO TEACHES THIS PROGRAM?

At Harford, our award-winning full-time and adjunct faculty bring a wealth of industry and classroom experience to professionally mentor and guide you through your program.

HOW DO I GET STARTED?

You've taken your first step into a larger world of possibility for you and your future. Now is the time! Reach out and apply, request more information, or visit our campus.