A degree in English
Come study English in the heart of Detroit! Our program's strengths in literary and cultural studies, creative writing, rhetoric, composition, film and media studies hone critical thinking skills while also feeding your heart. We are a community of readers, writers, and thinkers that includes undergrad, graduate students, and faculty. Evidence shows that studying English leads to rich career opportunities. We do a great job of preparing you for all of the work you have ahead of you.
Meet alumna English + global studies alumna, Amelia Mazur
Prompted by her interest in copywriting, Amelia accepted an internship role with the marketing department of The Henry Ford, where she gained experience writing and editing in a professional environment. During her final semester, she also had the opportunity to work as the writing and media intern for Wayne State’s English department.