What can I become with an English & Languages Degree?

  • Journalist
  • Technical Writer
  • Grant Writer
  • English Teacher
  • Editor
  • Script Writer
  • Speech Writer
  • Freelance Writer
  • Book Reviewer
 
OR YOU CAN: 
  • become a Teacher who specializes in English as a second language 
  • go to Graduate School 
  • join a professional program in ministry, law or business
 
Does an English & Languages Degree make $$ and Sense?
 
The Chicago Tribune reports that college graduates earn on average 75% more money than those who only have a high school degree. In particular, graduates with an English & languages degree typically can earn between $30,000 and $46,000 for entry level jobs.  
(NACE 2011 Salary Report)