Read. Write. Relate.

The department of English is a multi-talented community with a serious thing about words. In a time when words are especially important, our faculty is dedicated to harnessing the power of language to address the world’s needs for effective and impactful critical thinkers, communicators and leaders. Through our curriculum, faculty engagement, and leadership opportunities, students who graduate from our program go on to make the world a better place.

Academic Programs

The Department of English offers majors and minors in English language and literature, Creative Writing, and Public and Professional Writing. We offer a minor as well in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. At the graduate level, we offer Master of Arts degrees in English Studies and Communication and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.

Contact Information

Richard Sévère, Chair
College of Arts and Sciences, Rm. 220
1400 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219.464.6421

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