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The English Department


english department southern Connecticut state universityNEWS AND EVENTS

Welcome Back Browniepalooza

On Wednesday September 21 from 1-3pm in the English Common Room (EN D253), come mingle with peers, friends, and faculty. The Department of English and Bookmarks are proud to host an event with a book swap, food, giveaways, food, fortune readings, dancing brownies, and food.

english department southern Connecticut state university

Majoring in English

There are four ways to major in English. Talk to your faculty advisor today.


Want to know what's been going on in the English Department? Click here for the Fall 2015 English Department Newsletter.

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Interested in becoming an English Major or Minor? The English Department offers one of the most dynamic undergraduate degrees at SCSU, with specializations in Literature, Creative Writing, and Professional Writing, as well as a B.S. in Secondary Education for future high school teachers. 

Click here for a summary of the English degree requirements, or see the Map of the English Major (PDF) for an overview of courses and areas of study. 


SCSU English majorWHY ENGLISH?

Why study English? What can you do with a degree in literature and writing?

Find out some of the exciting things Southern English students are up to - from research to publication - as well as the choice of careers in law, the arts, journalism, publishing, and teaching for which the English major or minor can prepare you.


The English Department
Southern Connecticut State University
Engleman Hall D 265A
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 392-6710
(203) 392-6731 Fax