Fascinated by literature? Intrigued by life’s greatest philosophical questions? Dream of becoming a teacher? Follow your passion as you gain the skills and knowledge you need to build a successful and exciting career through the University of Central Missouri’s Department of English.
Whether you’re considering an undergraduate or graduate degree or looking for a certificate to add to your resume, you’ll find the best program for you at UCM.
Explore the diverse opportunities available through our Department of English:
Take classes on campus, online or both
Small class sizes, big advantages
Program-specific awards and scholarships
Accomplished program faculty
When you study in the University of Central Missouri’s Department of English, you’ll find challenging and exciting coursework, supportive instructors and opportunities to learn outside of the classroom:
Studying English or philosophy provides you with a versatile credential that can carry you forth in a wide variety of careers. That’s because it tells employers that you’re a skilled writer, researcher and communicator who is ready to work as a team player and step up and lead your field.
When you study English or philosophy at UCM, you’ll gain a solid foundation for intellectual growth and professional success. A degree or minor from one of our English programs could help you pursue a career in: