Undergraduate Studies in English
Imagine. Investigate. Communicate.
Students seeking English degrees from Kansas State University learn to think critically, reason carefully, communicate effectively, and appreciate excellent writing and thinking. Our dedicated faculty prepare you for the challenges you will meet in the future. Our small classes ensure personal attention and stimulating discussion.
Why study English at K-State?
- Small classes, big ideas
- Award-winning, student-centered faculty
- Diverse course offerings
- Inclusive community
- Internship and research opportunities
- Advising tailored to you
- Help in discovering your career
About our programs
- Major in English (B.A.): Literature, Creative Writing, Literature with B.S. in Teaching Licensure
- Minor in English: Literature, Writing, Children's and Young Adult Literature and Culture
- Certificates: Film Studies, Linguistics
- Student Learning Outcomes for the English Major
Paths to Success
- Plan your next move with your advisor and attend joint workshops with Career Services
- Get involved in our student organizations such as Touchstone, our literary magazine, or Sigma Tau Delta, our honor society
- Apply for English Department awards and scholarships
- Try an on-campus or off-campus internship working with writers, editing publications, managing social media, or researching in archives
- Learn more about the many ways our alumni have transferred their English experience to myriad career fields.