Literature Concentration

The English major at Messiah College empowers students to study a wide array of literature using a variety of critical thinking and writing skills to help them become perceptive readers, insightful thinkers and responsible writers. Students in the literature concentration study particular genres of literature—including British literature, American literature and postcolonial and world literature—in addition to taking critical theory and writing courses.

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Job options for graduates of the literature concentration:

Editor
Teacher
Publisher

Journalist
Lawyer
Researcher

The literature concentration is offered through the English major.

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