Studying English prepares you for a diverse range of professional fields, including teaching, journalism, law, publishing, medicine and the tech. companies and other start-up ventures. As an english major, you are developing a heightened awareness of the power of language. Your considerable vocabulary, understanding of style, advanced critical thinking ability and experience in writing complex original works gives you distinctive verbal capabilities Precision, subtlety, persuasiveness and clarity are among the tools at your disposal. Through a close gapping with complex texts, the english major teaches students to read critically and to analyse deeply.