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BA in English Educational Goals

Upon completing the B.A. in English degree, each student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate mastery of the foundational knowledge and skills related to the discipline of English.
  • Interpret and explore literature as a reflection of human nature in the light of God's revealed Truth.
  • Formulate and reflect on inferences concerning the good, the true, and the beautiful through the study of writing and literature.
  • Explore and evaluate both historical and contemporary culture through a Biblically-grounded interpretation of literature.
  • Demonstrate mastery in effective writing as a means of contributing to God's kingdom and transforming culture.
  • Apply the discipline of English and a complementary discipline to service to God and the world.