English Degree at University of Iowa (UI)

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English Degree

The English degree program at University of Iowa 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 Iowa colleges that offer english degrees.

The English program at University of Iowa is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for more than 13 years.

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Students Enrolled in the English Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. UI has offered the following programs for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Bachelor's Degree196
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate0
Master's Degree16
Doctorate Degree15

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male91
Female136

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
American Indian1
Asian5
Black5
Hispanic7
White182
Unknown21

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the English program at UI, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

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 Iowa

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,...)

Cornell College

Mount Vernon, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Coe College

Cedar Rapids, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Mount Mercy University

Cedar Rapids, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • English (B)

Iowa Wesleyan College

Mount Pleasant, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • English (B)

Maharishi University of Management

Fairfield, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Saint Ambrose University

Davenport, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

Grinnell College

Grinnell, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

William Penn University

Oskaloosa, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • English (B)

Ashford University

Clinton, IA
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  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 130 students completed this program

Programs

  • English (B)

University of Dubuque

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

Programs

  • English (B)

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