English majors Megan McDermott
and Joshua Reynolds describe
the value of their
service-learning experience


Adaptability, imagination, and the power to communicate are three qualities essential for success in today’s marketplace. As an English major, you can develop these skills through the study of language and literature, which will help you:


  • Increase your intellectual breadth and flexibility
  • Sharpen your communication skills
  • Broaden your analytical skills
  • Understand cultural and historical insights
  • Amplify your creativity


You will learn writing and communication skills that prepare you for careers in education, publishing, research, business, government, entertainment, and public relations.


Neumann’s English majors have also gone on to graduate schools for degrees in English, education, creative writing, and law.


You can pursue Secondary Education Certification in English or a minor in Writing, Journalism, or some other field of interest. You’ll also have the chance to apply your coursework through campus publications, theater productions, tutoring programs, service learning, student teaching and internships.


For additional program information, please click here.


For additional information, please call the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid, which coordinates the admission of all students, at (610) 558-5616 or (800) 9-NEUMANN or feel free to e-mail us at neumann@neumann.edu.