Why earn your online B.A. in English?
Your online B.A. in English can help broaden your worldview, strengthen your research skills, and prepare you to provide in-depth critical analysis across a wide range of fields. You can increase your understanding of cultural context, historical knowledge, and textual analysis, and transfer these skills to any work environment. At Maryville University, we can show you how.
Our online English degree is highly adaptable, with options to expand the scope of your degree through elective courses, a writing internship, and your minor. During your capstone course, you can engage critical thinking abilities to analyze how writing is changed by its culture and circumstance, offering you an experience that teaches you to research and present ideas in any setting, from classrooms to conferences.
You can build knowledge that extends beyond the major literary works that still inspire culture today, allowing you to frame your insights within the context of critical analysis and narrative understanding. By earning your English degree, you’ll have the opportunity to develop expertise that can translate to effective career skills and help you excel in any area that interests you.
Flexible, affordable — and 100% online
- 100% online coursework: No campus visits required.
- Research- and project-based: Gain real-world experience by completing a relevant internship.
- Supportive faculty: Engage with expert faculty to help you connect the curriculum to your career vision.
- Study at a respected school: Join Maryville University, listed among “America’s Top Colleges” by Forbes and the best values in private colleges by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.