The goal of the Department of English at York College is to grow souls, to produce people who will lead productive and satisfying lives. The great literature of the ages can give wisdom and insight into the human condition; it nurtures our understanding, our compassion and all that is highest and best in us; and so in a hundred ways it can help us feed our souls as Christians.
As a student of English at York College, you will:
As a York College English student, you will also be well prepared for graduate or professional studies in literature, rhetoric, writing, law, communication, and education. The Department of English also cooperates with the Department of Education to offer the Bachelor of Arts in Secondary English Education (7-12).
If you have questions about the English Department, or would like to schedule a tour of the major, please contact Dr. Aleshia O'Neal, Chair of the Department of English. We look forward to meeting you!