A degree in English will prepare you for a variety of career options. From becoming a teacher to working in communications and marketing, there is a career in English for everyone.

Common Careers for English graduates include

Career Median Salary Outlook
English Teacher (Elementary) $60,660 7%
English Teacher (High School) $62,870 8%
News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists $49,300 6%
Public Information Specialist $62,810 11%
Publicist $62,810 11%
Technical Writing $74,650 12%
Writer/Editor for magazines and newspapers – Recent graduates have been employed at the Bemidji Pioneer! $63,400 5%
Writer/Editor for commercial and government news media and web productions $67,120 9%
Writer/Editor for publishers, corporations, and government agencies $67,120 9%

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