Career Options

Thinking about majoring or minoring in Literary Studies, Communication Studies or Creative Writing? Wondering what career options you'll have with an English or Communications degree?

Here is a list of possible job titles for graduates with degrees in English and Communications:

Advertising Account Coordinator
Lobbyist
Account Executive
Lyricist
Actor
Management Supervisor
Announcer
Media Planner
Author
Media Relations Specialist
Broadcast Supervisor
Media Resource Director
Columnist
Media Traffic Manager
Comedian
Music Director
Copywriter
News Director
Corporate Communications Director
Performing Artist
Correspondent
Personnel Specialist
Creative Director
Playwright
Critic
Poet
Director of Development
Press Secretary
Disc Jockey
Print Specialist
Documentary Film Maker
Producer
Dramaturge
Production Assistant
Editor
Program Manager
Editorial Assistant
Project Director
Education Administrator
P.R. Specialist
Educational Consultant
Public Services Director
Employee Publications
Publicist
Entertainer
Publisher
Event Coordinator
Radio Station Manager
Ghostwriter
Reporter
Government Relations Representative
Researcher
Filmmaker
Sales Representative
Freelance Reporter
Script Writer
Fundraiser
Speechwriter
Indexer
Spokesperson
Information Officer
Station Manager
Intercultural Comm. Specialist
Technical Teacher
Investor Relations Director
Writer
Journalist
TV Producer
Literary Agent
Video Specialist

For more information about finding a job, visit the Roanoke College Career Services Homepage.