English students at MBC hone critical thinking skills through hands-on active learning, a diverse group of course offerings, and text analysis and synthesis. Self-discovery, or finding your own voice, is encouraged for all students. Majors will also find emphasis placed on skills in all facets of writing, including creative writing.
Students can pursue a BA with a major in English. English also is available as a minor.
English is a part of MBC’s School of Arts, Humanities, and Renaissance Studies and is available through the College for Women in Staunton and through the Adult Degree Program in Charlottesville, Rappahannock, Richmond, Roanoke, South Boston, Staunton, Weyers Cave, and Williamsburg.
Related disciplines: Creative Writing, MLitt/MFA in Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature in Performance