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English

Jobs List

What You Can Do With An English Degree? Note: This list does not cover every possibility; and some jobs listed require education beyond the bachelor’s degree.

  • A

    Account Executive
    Actor/Actress
    Administrative Assistant
    Administrator
    Advertising Copywriter
    Advertising Sales Manager
    Analyst
    Artist
    Associate Buyer, Retail Store
    Assistant Scientific Writer
    Attorney
    Author - Fiction/ Non-Fiction

  • B

    Bank Officer
    Biographer
    Book Critic
    Book Store Manager
    Business Manager

  • C

    Circulation Assistant
    City Manager
    College Professor
    Columnist/Commentator
    Comedy Writer
    Communications Manager
    Congressional Aide
    Consumer-goods Salesperson
    Consumer Researcher
    Convention Planner
    Copywriter
    Corporate Communications Specialist
    Corporate Attorney
    Corrective Therapist
    Creative Director
    Creative Writer
    Critic, Art/Book
    Crossword Puzzle Creator
    Curator
    Curriculum Planner
    Customer Service Rep

  • D

    Desktop Publisher
    Director
    Documentation Specialist
    Drama Critic

  • E

    Editor, Film/Video
    Editor, Magazine
    Editor, News
    Editor, Publications
    Editorial Assistant
    Educational Program Specialist
    Educational Sales Representative
    Entertainment Agent
    ESL Teacher

  • F

    Fashion Merchandiser
    Film Critic
    Film Researcher
    Foreign Correspondent
    Freelance Writer/Consultant
    Fundraiser

  • G

    Greeting Card Writer

  • H

    Hearing Officer
    Hotel & Motel Manager
    Human Resource Specialist
    Human Service Practitioner
    Humorist/Comedian

  • I

    Industrial Trust Analyst
    Information Abstractor/Indexer
    Instructional Designer
    Insurance Agent
    Interior Designer
    Interpreter & Translator
    Investment Counselor/Manager

  • J

    Journalist

  • L

    Labor Relations Specialist
    Lawyer
    Legal Assistant
    Librarian
    Literary Agent

  • Literary Assistant
    Loan Officer
    Lobbyist

  • M

    Magazine Writer
    Management Trainee
    Manuscript Reader
    Market Researcher
    Marketing Assistant
    Marketing Manager
    Marketing Specialist
    Marketing Writer
    Mass Media
    Media Buyer
    Media Planner
    Medical Records Specialist

  • N

    Narrator
    Novelist

  • P

    Patient education director of HMO
    Paralegal
    Personnel Manager
    Playwright
    Poet
    Policy and Procedures Analyst
    Politician
    Probation and Parole Officer
    Product Manager
    Program Manager
    Project Director
    Promotion Specialist
    Proofreader
    Property Manager
    Psychometrist
    Public Administrator
    Public Relations Specialist
    Public Speaker
    Publications Researcher
    Publicity Assistant
    Publisher
    Publishing Assistant

  • R

    Radio-TV Researcher
    Radio-TV Commentator
    Radio-TV Newscaster
    Reading Consultant
    Reading Specialist
    Real Estate Agent
    Reporter
    Research Assistant
    Researcher/Pollster
    Retail Sales

  • S

    Sales Representative
    Sales/Service Manager
    Script Reader
    Script Writer
    Singer/Voice
    Social Welfare Examiner
    Social Worker
    Special Events Coordinator
    Speech Writer
    Sports Writer
    Stockbroker

  • T

    Talent Agent
    Teacher (All Levels)
    Technical Consultant
    Technical Writer
    Training Consultant
    Training Specialist
    Translator
    Tutor

  • U

    Underwriter

  • V

    Video Scriptwriter/Producer
    Volunteer Coordinator

  • W

    Web Publication Designer
    Web Site Developer
    Writer
    Writer in Residence

Sources: http://www.uncwil.edu/stuaff/career/Majors/english.htm; http://www.ukans.edu/~uces/major/english.shtml

Updated 2.14.2007