Bachelor of Arts in English
The Bachelor of Arts in English degree is offered for those who wish to develop their understanding and use of the English language through challenging reading, effective writing and critical thinking. The program includes courses in literature, linguistics, and writing and prepares students with an understanding of language and literature so that they engage their culture, professionally and intellectually, promoting the Christian worldview.
The degree program can include either the minor in Biblical Studies or a dual major in Biblical Studies. Dual majors with biblical studies combine close analysis of literary texts with Christian texts.
- Read and write with an advanced level of reflective, critical and original thinking.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the grammatical, literary, and linguistic foundations of English.
- Demonstrate an advanced development in writing and literary analysis.
The English comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in literature, linguistics, and writing. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Linguistic Theory
- Writing courses
- Literature courses
- Senior Thesis
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View Complete List of Courses for B.A. with dual major in Biblical Studies
Point’s degree in English will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries such as:
|Dr. Taylor Bowman||Assistant Professor of English||College of Arts & Sciences|
|Dr. Alexis Taylor||Instructor in English||College of Arts & Sciences|
|Dr. Grant Vickery||Assistant Professor of English and Director of the Writing Center||College of Arts & Sciences|
|Dr. Susan Ryan||Professor of English and Education, Dean of the College of Education||College of Arts & Sciences|
|Dr. DJ Dycus||Professor of English and Humanities||College of Arts & Sciences|
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry.
Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.