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Overview

Having a strong command of the English language – especially in writing – is essential in the modern workforce. Gallaudet graduates with advanced reading and writing abilities are welcomed into an array of industries and jurisdictions, as evidenced by the department’s 100% job placement rate.

Areas of Study

Undergraduate

B.A. in English

The study of language and literature is the heart of a liberal arts education. The major program at Gallaudet provides not only an understanding of our rich literary heritage, but...

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Minor in English

Admission to the English minor program Requirements: ●      grade of B or better in any ENG Literature course or ENG 250 or their equivalents; ●      Recommendation from one English instructor; ●      One writing sample, preferably...

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Minor in Writing

Admission to the Writing Minor Requirements: A grade of B or better in a writing course;Recommendation from one English instructor;One writing sample;An unofficial transcript; andA statement of interest in the...

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Online Degrees and Certifications

Writing Minor for Online Degree Completion Program

Requirements for Admission to an ODCP Minor in Writing A grade of B or better in a writing course; Recommendation from one English instructor; One writing sample; An unofficial transcript;...

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Programs

English Center
The English Center is dedicated to helping undergraduate and graduate students become more confident, resourceful, and effective users of English. We provide free tutoring, writing advice, and instructional support services to all who request it, including GU faculty and staff.

Opportunities

Faculty and Staff

Program Director

Sharon Pajka

Professor

Faculty and Staff

Martreece Watson
English

Associate Professor

Miguel Ramirez
English

Assistant Professor

Leslie Rach
English

Professor

Jennifer Nelson
English

Director Honors Program

Dae-Kun Kim
English

Assistant Professor

Dolphia Butler
English

Instructor

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