Department of English

Three degrees  |  Five areas of study  |  A world of possibilities

Celebrate English@80

Join the Department of English at CSU throughout 2020 as we celebrate 80 years as an independent university department. Click here for details.

Find What You Seek

Flexible Experience

Whether you are looking for a multi-dimensional undergraduate major or graduate program, a complementary minor, or an interesting course, you can find what you seek in the CSU English department.

The English department and the University Composition Program offer a wide range of courses and experiences. As an undergraduate, you choose one of five concentrations for your BA. Graduate students likewise choose from four MA programs or an MFA in Creative Writing. 

Throughout your program, participate in internships, clubs, workshops, and more. Attend an event in the Creative Writing Reading Series. Discover the limitless possibilities of an English degree.

The English department supports and abides by The Principles of Community, which in turn support the CSU mission and vision of access, research, teaching, service and engagement.

Ready to declare English as your major? Contact admissions now!