Some English majors enter graduate programs leading to careers in fields such as law, library sciences, museum studies, college teaching, publishing, medicine, and business. Recent Marist graduates have pursued advanced degrees at Oxford, the University of York, England, Boston, SUNY Albany, SUNY New Paltz, Wisconsin, Fordham, and other fine schools throughout the world.
Other English majors go directly to work as editors, managers, publishers, technical and professional writers, screen and play-writers, novelists, journalists, editors and publishers, secondary teachers, lawyers, and creative writing teachers at the College level. They work in fields such as politics, corporate training, teaching, and radio and television work, or in the theatre world as actors, directors, writers, and theatre managers.
Marist provides career services to students seeking internships or employment.