What Can I Do with an MHC Major in English?

Students with this major have completed internships and/or jobs at:

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Goodwin Procter, LLP
  • Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Magazines (Condé Nast, Parade, Ms.)
  • Publishing companies (The Gioi, Wiley, Dell, Cobblestone, Jones & Bartlett)
  • Breakthrough Collaborative
  • US Dept. of State-US Embassy-Dhaka
  • Senator John Kerry’s Boston Office
  • The Kaplan Thaler Group
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Sookmyung University, Seoul, S. Korea
  • Feature Films
  • Thomas Cole Historical Site
  • Auckland Museum
  • Nat’l Ctr. for Genetic Engineering & Biotech.

Great positions for students with this major:

  • Writer/Editor
  • Publisher/Publishing Assistant
  • Editorial Director
  • Lawyer/Legal Assistant
  • Campaign Organizer
  • Teacher (public/private)/University Instructor
  • Public Relations Assistant/Executive
  • Production Assistant
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Communications Coordinator/Director
  • Account Executive
  • Consultant (Educational or other)
  • Freelance Writer
  • Development Officer

Online Resources:

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Helpful Advisors:

  • Career Advisors and Peer Career Assistants at the CDC are here to help you find jobs and internships, improve your resume and cover letters, and access online and print resources. Contact the CDC for an appointment.
  • Alumnae who studied this major or are working in the industry can provide valuable guidance when considering career options, including internships, jobs, and graduate school. Find alums through the Alumnae Association Member Directory.
  • Your professors may be a resource for advice on career questions in their field of expertise.