Pursue your passion
With a degree in English, you can pursue a career in teaching and scholarship, creative writing, publishing, advertising, law, journalism, information technology, public relations, corporate communications, professional editing, technical writing, and many other communication-based fields.
The Associate of Arts program at Harper College prepares you to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor's degree in a range of fields. The following degrees are typically offered by English departments at colleges and universities: English (Literature), creative writing and teaching of English.
Start at Harper. Finish at a four-year university.
The Associate in Arts (AA) degree prepares you to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree in English or related major. Speak with your advisor about the best courses to take to meet your academic goals.
Harper also offers institution-specific transfer information to help prepare you to transition to a four-year university. To learn more, visit our Transfer Information page or see your advisor
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For more information about starting your college education at Harper, please contact Admissions Outreach at 847.925.6700 or fill out our request information form.
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