Bucknell’s English department offers three majors: creative writing, film/media studies and literary studies. Each will develop your creativity, critical thinking and keen appreciation of language — skills that translate to job success. Take courses such as Young Adult Fiction, Ethnic Comedy, or Sex & the Single Heroine. Intern at our West Branch literary magazine, write an honors thesis, or share your work in a poetry slam. Enrich your experience with study abroad in locations that range from London to Barbados. Graduate prepared for a career in publishing, film, management, advertising, law, academia and many other professions.