Campus is open Feb. 20

February 20, 2019

Hamline University is open on Feb. 20.All classes and events will take place today as scheduled. Your safety is important, please take appropriate travel precautions. If there are updates, watch your Hamline email, Twitter, Facebook, or or sign up for text messages here:
  • Student Outside Bush Memorial Library

    Career & Postgraduate Opportunities

    English majors' critical reading, analytical skills, and writing abilities prepare them for success in a wide range of workplace settings. Below are some career opportunities well suited for English majors:


    • advertising content specialist
    • copywriter
    • critic
    • editor
    • journalist
    • medical writer
    • public relations specialist
    • radio production assistant
    • screenwriter
    • social media manager
    • technical writer


    • archivist
    • congressional aide
    • content strategist
    • events coordinator
    • grant writer
    • lobbyist
    • market research analyst
    • publisher
    • web developer


    • academic success counselor
    • admissions representative
    • college instructor
    • K-12 teacher
    • librarian
    • program administrator
    • student affairs coordinator
    • tutor

    English majors also find success continuing their post-graduate education. Students interested in attending graduate, law, or other professional school should work with a full-time faculty member to obtain information about specific programs and to discuss securing letters of recommendations during their junior year. 

  • Career Development Center

    Learn more about career paths, transferable skills, and relevant organizations that relate to a major in English.

    Download a career information sheet for your major from the Career Development Center. You may also contact the Career Development Center at 651-523-2302 or for more information.