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English Program

Why Earn an English AA Degree?

The stereotype of English majors mainly becoming teachers has shifted dramatically. In the Information Age, English majors build skills used in many new careers. The explosion of the Internet as a key medium to create, organize, present, and exchange information has increased the need for English majors.

Top Jobs for English Majors:

  • Web Editors
  • Content Managers
  • Journalists
  • Technical Writers
  • Public Relations Specialists
  • Lawyers
  • Grant Writers
  • Librarians
  • Human Resources Directors
  • Social Media Managers

There is an increased need for English language teachers at all levels, in the classroom and online, in the United States and across the globe. You can manage language for a living!

Why Is Writing Important? 

English Student Activities

The English Program offers student writing groups at 3 campuses, editing and publishing experience with Leonardo, CNM's student literary arts magazine, and a visiting writers series. 

Studies in English

  • College Writing
  • Analytic Writing
  • Technical Writing
  • Creative Writing 
  • American Literature
  • British Literature
  • World Literature
  • FIlm as Literature