English

Bachelor of Arts in English

Majoring in English has practical as well as intellectual advantages. English is an inherently valuable and pleasurable major, which can lead to challenging and satisfying job opportunities.  With a major in English, the possibilities are endless - publishing, advertising, law, and perhaps most surprisingly, in business.

For details on degree requirements, please review the current course curriculum or visit the English department website.

Notes regarding the Bachelor of Arts in English:

This major will require attendance in daytime courses.

About

Earning a Bachelor of Arts in English at Villanova might well be the most enjoyable of all pursuits at Villanova. The department offers a wide selection of courses from traditional survey courses to courses on contemporary writers, film, and creative writing. English course are well suited to help students become better readers, writers and analytical thinkers.

Admissions

Complete the online application: Visit the CPS Apply webpage to apply to the degree program. Application requirements include:

  • Application fee: $50. Can be waived by attending select on campus open houses or online information sessions. Visit the CPS Events webpage to see all upcoming events.
  • Transcripts: High school transcripts and official transcripts from all institutions of higher education where applicant completed coursework are required. Official transcripts may be submitted directly by the student rather than mailed by the institution but will only be accepted if received in a sealed envelope which has been signed or stamped by the appropriate official at the issuing institution.  If the student uploads the document into the student application, it will be considered an “unofficial” transcript. Villanova allows students to transfer up to 60 credits from other regionally accredited institutions; course grade is a C or higher; Villanova will evaluate its transferability towards the Villanova degree.

The College of Professional Studies Admissions Committee convenes bimonthly to review applicants. All documents must be received before the Admissions Committee will review an applicant.

 

Official Transcripts should be sent to:

  • Mail – Villanova University, College of Professional Studies, 800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085
  • Electronic – cps.info@villanova.edu

Contact Information

Villanova University
College of Professional Studies
800 E. Lancaster Avenue
Vasey Hall, Room 104
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610-519-4300
Fax:     610-519-7910
Email:  cps.info@villanova.edu

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