English Department

College of Humanities & Social Sciences

English Department

About our Program

We offer a B.A. in English with the following emphases:

  • Creative Writing Emphasis
  • English Education Emphasis
  • Literary Studies Emphasis
  • Professional and Technical Writing Emphasis

And minors in:

  • Creative Writing
  • English Education
  • General English
  • Professional and Technical Writing

Scholarship Opportunities

The DSU English Department offers two scholarships to students pursuing a degree in English, the Allan and Suzan Payne English Scholarship and the Mark Swain Endowment Scholarship. To learn more about these scholarships, visit our Scholarships page.

Teaching Opportunities

We are always looking for talented instructors to add to our composition teaching pool. Our adjunct instructors teach one or two sections of English 1000, 1010, and/or 2010 each semester. We are especially interested in hiring instructors who are available to teach face-to-face classes during the day. Visit our English Employment Opportunities page to learn more.