Department of Languages & Literatures
Take your love for a good book or your desire to become an inspirational speaker or author and prepare for a career in teaching, writing, or publishing with a Bachelor of Arts in English from Alabama State University.
Study American, African-American, and British literature. Learn the structure and grammar of the English language. Explore creative, professional, and technical writing. And learn valuable communication, analysis, and critical thinking skills--all alongside ASU’s diverse and talented faculty.
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ENGLISH
Explore the Bachelor of Arts in English program at ASU.
Complement any major and increase your chance for job success with a minor in Literature, Writing, French, or Spanish.
Interested in teaching English or Language Arts?
- College of Education -- Find English education programs.
The Department of Languages and Literatures offers these opportunities and events for the university and the community.
- Dark River Review -- A student-run national undergraduate literary magazine, featuring literature, art, and photography.
- Distinguished Lecture Series -- Guest speakers of national importance.
- Honda Campus All-Star Challenge -- An academic quiz bowl featuring competition among HBCUs.
- Poetry on the Steps -- An open-mic on the library's steps where students can read their poetry or the poetry of others.
- Sigma Tau Delta -- The International English Honors Society.