Majors and Careers

English

What can you do with a major in English?

Here is a sample of the professions some Pitzer alumni have pursued:

  • Advertising Account Exec., Magazine
  • Associate Managing Editor, Publishing
  • Attorney
  • Buyer, Retail
  • Chiropractor
  • Copy Editor, Newspaper
  • Copy Writer, Advertising
  • Director of Development
  • English Professor
  • Executive V.P., Media Group
  • Freelance Writer/Editor
  • High School Teacher
  • Investment Banker
  • Language Arts Instructor
  • Legal Reform Campaigner
  • Librarian
  • Manager, Retail
  • Music Supervision Coordinator
  • Newspaper Photographer
  • Owner/Broker, Real Estate
  • Psychotherapist
  • Public Relations Representative
  • Social Worker
  • Staff Writer, Newspaper
  • TV Anchor/Reporter
  • Technical Writer
  • Television Director
  • Union Organizer
  • Website Producer

As you can see, Pitzer alumni go on to succeed in a wide variety of professions.