Praised in the Fiske Guide to Colleges, the Department of English offers a full range of courses leading to the M.A. (three options) and the Ph.D. The courses, degree requirements, and programs represent both traditional and innovative approaches. The diverse faculty, committed to excellence in teaching and research, represents all the major areas of literary study in Englishand is supplemented by visiting distinguished scholars, critics, and creative writers. In various and specific ways, the department helps graduates to find suitable positions, academic and nonacademic.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission