The English Department at Jefferson College provides students with an excellent foundation for all communication fields including journalism, public relations, mass communications and education. The English Department plays an important role in helping Jefferson College students prepare for successful transfer to four-year colleges and universities.
The English curriculum includes a broad range of classes in writing and journalism, as well as literature and humanities. Writing instruction includes courses in composition, creative writing, and journalism. Student publication is encouraged through departmental magazines and the student newspaper, The Harbinger. Departmental offerings also include a wide variety of literature and humanities courses from American, British, and world literature, to mythology and film appreciation.