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As a graduate of our program, you’ll be prepared for graduate work, literary scholarship and career opportunities in a variety of interesting and rewarding fields: freelance writing, editing, journalism, publishing, media, library science, public information, advertising research, communication specialties, radio and television editing, and employment interviewing.

English graduates are easily placed in lucrative careers. They have proven successful in medical school and law school. Some of the many career opportunities available are:

  • College teaching
  • Retail buying
  • Personnel relations
  • Customer service
  • Sales and marketing
  • Press relations
  • Public relations
  • Administration management
  • Technical librarianship
  • Advertising buying
  • Editing/writing
  • Market data analysis
  • Copywriting

Cal U prepares you to enter the workforce with knowledge, integrity, character and experience. With the help of the Career and Professional Development Center, we'll connect you to potential employers through networking events, job shadowing opportunities, on-campus recruiting, job and internship fairs, and organizational visits.

A well-developed internship system supports classroom studies in the professional writing program.

Where Our Graduates Have and Are Working

  • 84 Lumber
  • 84 Mining Co.
  • AWA Superstars of Wrestling
  • Discern Center
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Gary Veterinary Services
  • Herald-Standard, Uniontown, Pa.
  • Guardian Protection
  • Leesville Daily Leader, Leesville, La.
  • Many School Districts
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, Pa.
  • Sunshine Kids
  • Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • Valley Independent, Monessen, Pa.
  • VITAC, Canonsburg, Pa.
  • Winchester Star, Winchester, Va.
  • WJS Psychological Associates