Language and Literature School in Oklahoma
Minors include Professional Writing, Spanish, Women’s Studies and World Languages. Plus, specialty events and clubs give you an outlet for intellectual and creative sharing.
Our graduates have entered the fields of education, editing, publication, marketing, library sciences, speech pathology, law and more.
SWOSU Language & Literature graduates become leaders and influencers.
Choose English with a Writing Emphasis to focus on writing skills as well as your creativity and curiosity.
Choose English with a Literature Emphasis to focus on literature to prepare you to read, think and write critically.
Student organizations and activities supported by the department include Sigma Tau Delta, the English Club, the Southwestern Hispanic Club and the Spanish Club.
English Education B.A.Ed.
Preparing to teach English to middle, junior and senior high school students includes the general education, the major specialization professional education and psychology components. On the secondary school level, teachers can expect to work with students ranging from grades 6 to 12 and often ages from 12 to 20. The students in these age groups are making many decisions that will influence future success or failure. Therefore, the secondary education teacher’s responsibility is great and varied.