If you love the written word and are curious about the potential for human expression both spoken and literary, and want to expand your own understanding and use of the English language, an Associate Degree in English is the place to begin. An English degree is among the most popular and long-standing of educational paths.
Once You Complete the Program
Students with an Associate of Arts Degree in English graduate with a solid understanding of English composition, American and World literature, creative writing and the fundamentals of speech and communication and may obtain an entry-level position in the workforce or transfer credits to a four-year Baccalaureate program at a university.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for EnglishTo view and print an Academic Plan/Guided Pathway, double-click on the program title.
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.