Department of English and Modern Languages

 

The Department of English and Modern Languages at Florida A&M University prepares students to analyze and explore the worlds of literature and language. Our students open their minds to multiple perspectives on the ever-changing world around them and endless career possibilities. Students pursuing a degree in English are exposed to various research pathways and they broaden their sense of what it means to communicate and find meaning. Our department prides itself on cultivating the world's next generation of thought-leaders and creatives by encouraging interdisciplinary study and developing critical thinking skills.

We invite you to learn more about what a degree in English from Florida A&M University can do for you. Visit us at 446 Tucker Hall, call us (850) 599-3737 or email us at famuenglish@famu.edu. We look forward to hearing from you soon!



Na'Imah Hanan Ford, Ph.D.
Chair
Department of English and Modern Languages

 

The BA in English

The Department of English and Modern Languages offers a Bachelor of Arts in English. Our graduates have become change agents in academia, creative writing, K-12 and higher education, law, the non-profit sector, and many other exciting career fields.

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Program requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in English

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A complete listing of courses offered in the Department of English and Modern Languages

Our Department

Learn more about the Department of English and Modern Languages

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The department sponsors the English Literary Guild, a major-run organization that hosts literary scholarship, creativity, and professional development opportunities.

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CAKE, a literary journal, publishes creative pieces from students and faculty across the University community.

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Learn more about our annual Spring Literary Forum.

BA in English Curriculum

ENGLISH BA: CREATIVE WRITING, LITERATURE, AND TECHNICAL WRITING