English at Simpson

The English major at Simpson College, based in a combination of literature and writing courses, is one of the most empowering of liberal arts majors, offering students the flexibility to prepare for a wide range of careers and graduate programs, including business, journalism, and law school.

  • Students benefit from the instruction of published, award winning scholars, and creative writers.
  • English majors can pursue work as journalists, editors, publishers, teachers, lawyers and other careers that require precise critical thinking abilities and excellent communications skills.
  • Simpson provides avenues for students to publish their work, including Sequel, a collection of campus-wide literary creations, the Simpsonian campus newspaper and more.