What Can You Do With A Major in English?

What Can You Do With A Major in English?

Real People, Real Jobs, Real Rewards

eBook - 2005
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Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2005.
ISBN: 9780764597008
Characteristics: v, 114 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: About this book
What do you want to be when you grow up?
How this book helps you make smart decisions
Who this book can help
A guide to the book
Choosing a major
A closer look at an English major
The job outlook
Researching colleges
Looking into the English program
Applying to college
Special college situations
Planning your classes
Writing and editing
Joining clubs and organizations
Internships, volunteering, and part-time work
Networking while in school
Planning for a postgraduate degree
Selecting your undergraduate coursework
Selecting a school and degree program
Getting in to graduate school
Returning to school
Pursuing other graduate degrees
Planning ahead
Preparing your résumé
Finding a job
Interviewing for a job
Writers and editors
Journalism careers
Advertising and public Relations
Still more career possibilities
Michele, a college librarian
Christine, a lawyer
Fran, a journalist
Dan, a political speechwriter
Honor societies
Organizations, associations, and societies
School and career Web sites
Journals, magazines, books, and more
Self-administered aptitude tests
Career counseling.


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