English AB/English MA

Career and Academic Opportunities

The A.B./M.A. in English is designed for our most ambitious and intellectually adventurous students. In this accelerated course of study, students will undertake advanced, individualized research projects before the end of their A.B., projects that will feed into their MA thesis. Students with an M.A. in English go into professional writing, nonprofit management, university administration, secondary and post-secondary education, publishing, marketing, and more. The dual degree also prepares you to enter into a doctoral program, whether in English or in a related field.