The joy of reading and writing to share experiences and shape meaning.
Key Program Features
An English degree is versatile, offering a variety of potential career paths. LLCC’s English program provides students with creative writing, critical analysis, advanced reading and communication skills. Students with an English degree may consider working as an author, copywriter, editor, freelance writer, marketing communications manager, teacher/professor, technical writer, web content writer, plus many others.
Due to the versatility of careers with an English degree, job potential and salaries vary greatly. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, some careers will be competitive while others will show average or above average growth through 2024. In May 2016, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, reported that the annual median salary for editors was $57,210, authors was $61,240, technical writers was $69,850 and college professors was $75,430.
LLCC offers the following English degree program to prepare students for transfer to a four-year university. Read more about the required courses in this program:
Time to completion: 2 years
Investment in Your Future
Courses for the English degree have standard tuition rates.
For the 2021-2022 academic year (fall 2021, spring 2022 and summer 2022), these courses have an in-district rate of $134.50 per credit hour. Get more information on tuition and fees.
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