Inspire critical thinking and creativity as an English teacher.

Our English education program introduces you to influential literature created by a variety of world cultures. As a result, you'll study ways to be an effective teacher who can understand moral choices and communicate the sound interpretation of stories in light of a Christian worldview perspective.

With a major in English education, you'll graduate prepared to take the certification tests required to teach English literature and writing courses in a middle school or high school classroom.

Plan Your Degree Program

A selection of required liberal arts and major classes prepare you to thrive as a character-driven teacher and education professional. Download a semester-by-semester class planning guide for an example of how you can finish an education degree in four years.

Four-Year Degree Plan

Graduate Outcomes

We're committed to preparing you to influence culture as a highly qualified English teacher. For example, Cornerstone University graduates have taught and worked in public, Christian and international schools.

  • Centennial Christian School
  • Fruitport Community Schools
  • Harrisonburg City Schools
  • Tri-Unity Christian High School
  • Urban Family Ministries

Begin Your Career as an English Teacher

Through purpose-guided academic and career planning support, we're here to guide you throughout your entire college journey. To learn more about our English education major, contact the Admissions Office by calling 800.787.9778.

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