When you major in English at Maryville University, you get to choose your own adventure. Do you love to write? Immerse yourself in the classics? Want to teach others about your passion? Maryville’s blended program of study focuses on contemporary and classical literature, as well as rhetoric, composition, creative and professional writing. And how will you answer the question: What do you do with a degree in English? When you can write well, read carefully and argue persuasively, you can do just about anything.


Why Choose English At Maryville University


Throughout your studies at Maryville, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.

  • Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
  • Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
  • We are committed to a technology-forward learning environment.
  • Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.