Graduates of our undergraduate programs have gone on to do many things! English majors leave ECU with the developed and demonstrated ability to think, to research, and to write, together with substantial knowledge of specific content areas. Their skills and their subject mastery have allowed them to pursue further education in many disciplines and have made them appealing candidates for employment.
Our recent graduates are employed by companies and non-profits like Treselle Systems, Aruba Networks, and Cisco Systems (big data outsourcing /networking/ software), Xellia Pharmaceuticals, Weitz & Luxenberg (law firm), or Stop Human Trafficking Now of Eastern NC (nonprofit). Among the job titles held by our recent graduates are Community Outreach Coordinator (for a non-profit organization), Content Marketing Writer (for big data outsourcing vendor), English Instructional Coach (for a technology company), Proposal Writer (for a global logistics company), Quality Document Control Administrator (for a pharmaceutical company), Multimedia Designer (for a public relations and communication company), Engagement Manager, Technical Writer (for systems and networking companies), Social Media Coordinator (for a trade association), Research Analyst (for a secure cloud-based management systems company), as well as Fiction Writer, Singer-songwriter, TV Producer, and Journalist.