The English major at Messiah College assists students in studying 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 writing concentration fine tune their writing skills through thoughtful analysis of literature and through creative writing opportunities in poetry, fiction, drama, literary nonfiction and memoir. Recent students in this program have published in national journals and presented work at scholarly conferences.
Job options for graduates of the writing concentration:
The writing concentration is offered through the English major.