Composition and Rhetoric Concentration

For Undergraduate English Majors

As an English major, you design your own concentration — a program of study based on your areas of interest, organized around a controlling theme or topic — with the help of your advisor. Below are some recommendations for students interested in this area.

Recommended Courses

Recommended Experiences

Recommended Reading

Career Opportunities

  • Community advocacy work (i.e. grant writing or public service writing)
  • Teaching
  • Writing for media outlets
  • Editing or publishing
  • Professional writing: business, entertainment, government
  • Graduate or Professional school (law, communications, public relations)
  • Writing/Literacy Center teacher/coordinator