Home Advanced Search Popular Degrees Largest Universities & Colleges

English Degree at University of West Georgia (UWG)

Request Information

Sponsored Links

Contact Information

General Contact

  • FAFSA School Code: 001601
  • Phone: (678) 839-5000

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (678) 839-4000

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (678) 839-6421

School Map

School Map of University of West Georgia

Request more information about the english program by clicking on the links below:

English Degree

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

Learn more by requesting information now!

Students Enrolled in the English Program

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

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Students by Academic Level (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Bachelor's Degree36
    Master's Degree7

    Students by Gender (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Male11
    Female32

    Students by Race (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    American Indian1
    Black8
    Hispanic1
    White31
    Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the English program at UWG, 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.

  • Salary & Wages
    • Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA
      • Total Employment: 790
      • Average Annual Salary: $56,280

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 Georgia

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 = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Request Information
LaGrange College

Lagrange, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

8 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B)
Request Information
Point University

East Point, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • English (B)
Request Information
Morehouse College

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

39 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (C,B)
Request Information
Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

29 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B,M,D)
Request Information
Spelman College

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

52 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B)
Request Information
Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

190 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B,M,D)
Request Information
Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

81 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B)
Request Information
Clayton State University

Morrow, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

13 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B)
Request Information
Emory University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

41 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • English (B,M,D)
Request Information
Shorter University

Rome, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • English (B)