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Career Center & Student Employment

English

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with English degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Abstract Writer
  • Actor/Actress
  • Advertiser/ Marketer
  • Announcer
  • Archivist
  • Blogger
  • Bookstore Manager
  • College Professor
  • Copy Editor
  • Copywriter
  • Correspondent
  • Educational Administrators
  • Critic
  • Desktop Publisher
  • Editor
  • ESL Teacher
  • Film & Video Editor
  • Instructional Coordinator
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • Library Technician
  • Lobbyist/ Advocate
  • Manager Trainee
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Meeting/ Convention Planner
  • News Analyst
  • Newscaster
  • Playwright
  • Production Assistant
  • Program Director
  • Promotions Manager
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publication Assistant
  • Reading Specialist
  • Remedial Education Teacher
  • Reporter
  • Research Analyst
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Student Services Administrator
  • Technical Writer
  • Translator
  • Travel Agent
  • Web Writer
  • Writer

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

The Career Center recommends the following websites for researching occupational titles:

Research Job Openings:

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