Expand Your Writing Horizon and Critical Thinking Capabilities

Your career readiness will soar with writing versatility, presentation skills and literary knowledge.


We offer a Bachelor of Arts in English with three distinct concentrations: teaching, writing and literature, and a minor that represents a great addition to any other degree program at Fort Hays State, as well as a Master of Arts in English to take your career to the next summit.



Graduates from the Department of English are highly sought-after in a variety of industries. You will join the ranks of our accomplished alumni, and you will be ready to pursue your own rewarding career after completing your degree at Fort Hays State.

Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Our faculty and staff will guide your exploration of literature and yourself throughout your curriculum and concentration. Your faculty mentor will keep you on track, ensuring you have the individualized attention and related resources to successfully complete your degree.


Upcoming Events

26 FEB

TILTed Tech Mini-Conference: Methods for Informing Instruction

Memorial Union, UN 222 - Stouffer Lounge Tuesday, ...more

27 FEB

MDC Workshop: Customer Service in the Digital Age: First Impressions Matter 2.0

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Wednesday, F ...more

27 FEB

Nicodemus, KS: A Story of Black Migration to Western Kansas

Forsyth Library, FL South Study Area Wednesday, F ...more

28 FEB

Student Employee Sexual Harassment Prev

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Thursday, Fe ...more