The Department of English is a community of writers, critics, and teaching scholars.
Therefore, our curriculum offers a comprehensive education in literature, theory, creative writing and professional writing in order to:
Enable students to understand and contribute to literary traditions in English;
Encourage students to appreciate and critically understand the many cultures that have embraced English;
Foster students’ empathy, imagination, and critical thinking;
Enlarge students’ awareness of the complexity of human experience and of God’s grace.