English Degree at Illinois State University

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English Degree

The English degree program at Illinois State University prepares students for the general study of the English language, with attention to the history and structure of the language, as well as communication skills, and the literature and culture of English-speaking persons. Students who graduate from the English degree program may pursue careers in writing, journalism, teaching, communications, marketing, linguistics, broadcasting, and more. Courses in the English degree program include communication theory, historical literature, including American and British literature. Get more details below including other Illinois colleges that offer english degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the English Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Illinois State University has offered the following program levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Bachelor's Degree179
Master's Degree18
Doctorate Degree13

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male73
Female137

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
American Indian1
Asian5
Black8
Hispanic11
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders1
White167
Unknown8

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the English program at Illinois State University, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering English Programs in Illinois

English programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Illinois Wesleyan University

Bloomington, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 22 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Eureka College

Eureka, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • English (B)

Bradley University

Peoria, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 32 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B,M)

Millikin University

Decatur, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

Champaign, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 190 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B,M,D)

University of Illinois at Springfield

Springfield, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 50 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B,M)

Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 7 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Knox College

Galesburg, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

MacMurray College

Jacksonville, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • English (B)

Eastern Illinois University

Charleston, IL
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 72 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B,M)

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