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English, BA with Liberal Studies, MA Combined Degree Career Opportunities

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers Job Outlook Survey, written and oral communication skills are the third and fifth most important employee attributes. Effective communication in multiple modes is only one of several marketable skills that English degrees provide, including critical thinking, collaboration, and technological literacies—all highly valued by employers.

This page provides links to job boards in fields related to English as well as opportunities for networking and professional development.

Career Paths for English Majors

  • advertising
  • arts and entertainment
  • broadcasting
  • business
  • editing
  • education
  • human resources
  • internet publishing
  • journalism
  • law
  • library science
  • management
  • nonprofit management
  • politics
  • professional and technical services
  • publishing
  • technical writing

Networks and Professional Organizations 

Job Search Information

Job Boards in the Humanities

State of Georgia Job Listings

Metro Atlanta Government Employment Websites

Other Employment Websites


The English Department offers internship opportunities for current Clayton State students.

CSU Resources

**Laker CareerZone - The official job listing and resume database for Clayton State University students and graduates. Full/Part-Time Employment, Internships, and web posting of resumes contact the Clayton State Office of Career Services for any questions.