English and Communication: Humanities Department

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Expand your horizons and fly as high as your dreams

Your critical awareness of the world and adeptness in oral and written communications provides a lasting basis for professional success and a fulfilling life. At Fontbonne, we are dedicated to that belief and to helping you achieve your goals with this foundation.

By providing solid grounding in literary studies, professional writing, communication studies, strategic communication, English and English for secondary education, courses in each major develop the skills and perspective that enable you to adapt to change and devise creative solutions to new problems. We also offer internship opportunities and a variety of extracurricular activities to ensure you receive all the benefits of a well rounded liberal arts education.

Areas of Study

Your education path is tailored to your unique vision of success. Dynamic classes, a growing number of majors, and the long-term success of our alumni demonstrate the relevance of our programs to a diverse and changing society. Fontbonne students who have majored in English or communication studies have pursued careers in law, advertising, public relations, teaching, business, politics, and journalism.

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Career Opportunities

At Fontbonne, we are committed to helping you soar higher in your chosen profession, whether that means preparing you for graduate studies or to enter your field directly after graduation. Click to learn more about English Career Opportunities.

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Bosnia Memory Project

The Bosnia Memory Project at Fontbonne University is dedicated to establishing an enduring record of Bosnian genocide survivors, especially those living in metropolitan St. Louis.

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Griffin Roar

The Griffin Roar is an online magazine that publishes student perspectives on issues that matter to Fontbonne University students – from our campus to the national stage, from the arts to the sciences, from the little things to the big questions.

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English and Communication: Humanities Department

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6800 Wydown Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63105



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