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 Ruth Goldway '68, chairman of the Postal Regulatory Commission
“Appreciate the opportunity to be at the university and to value the education highly. Take time to think about what you learn, not just to regurgitate it. Really think about its implications and how it will relate to you and the future.”