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Career Paths

Explore career options for English and creative writing majors.

What can I do with a major in English?

Adelphi’s Center for Career and Professional Development offers support and tools to help you figure out your optimal career path. Use the Career Path resource to see what careers are often connected to a degree in English, whether your  concentration is in literature or creative writing. Make an appointment with one of our career counselors for personalized assistance or career exploration.


Prepare for a teaching career

Adelphi offers a unique combined baccalaureate/master’s five year program  which allows students to major in English and also fulfill courses in education that will lead to New York State teaching certification.

See the Scholar Teacher Education Program Master of Arts Programs in Childhood Education and Adolescence Education offered in association with the Adelphi University Ruth S. Ammon School of Education.

 

For further information, please contact:

Center for Career and Professional Development
Nexus Building, Room 225
p – 516.877.3130

Students and Alumni: careercounselor@adelphi.edu
Employers: employerservices@adelphi.edu

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