Our Mission

The English Department strengthens the liberal education of students by developing a deepened understanding of language and literacy, the value of critical reading and effective writing, and the richness of literature, past and present.

M.A. in Applied Linguistics

The GVSU English department is offering a brand new M.A. in Applied Linguistics.

English Major Mary Dieterly Wins a Laker Effect Challenge Grant

English Major Mary Dieterly won a $1,000 Laker Effect Challenge Grant to support the creation of book bags for Beacon of Hope.

Success Stories

English majors graduate from our program with a wide range of marketable skills. They work in education, in business, in entertainment, and in the non-profit sector.

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