English (9-12) Education

Chowan University offers a specialized curriculum to prepare students for successful careers in English Education. Students receive a firm foundation in understanding literacy processes to aid continuous growth in and beyond the classroom. English and Language Arts teachers recognize the boundaries of literacy are constantly changing and expanding and know what it means to be a literate citizen in the 21st century.

English education students will take various composition and literature courses examining among others:

  • American literature
  • World literature
  • Young Adult literature
  • Advanced composition

Students who complete the English Education program will be well prepared to aid the literacy and writing skills of generations to come!

View the English (9-12) Education, BA degree requirements.

Dean & Coordinator

Cynthia S. Nicholson, PhD
Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences; Coordinator of English Education
Brenda Tinkham, Ed.D.
Dean of the School of Education