Who should be an English Major/Minor?
PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS. If you like to read, are interested in words and ideas, are comfortable with your writing skills, and have a creative flair, then an English major might be right for you.
PREPARATION FOR A CAREER. English is an excellent preparation for any employment requiring a strong liberal arts background and communication skills. It is also a good major for students going into professions such as law or theology.
AND FURTHERMORE. Even if you are uncertain now about your career plans, an English major can provide you with the opportunity for personal growth and enrichment that will last you a lifetime.