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The Department of Arts and Sciences is designed for students who have a passion for writing, language, and literature. Students become critical and creative thinkers through the study of various literature genres and writing styles. The strong curriculum is delivered by dedicated faculty who understand the value and power of words.

Bachelor’s Degrees

The English Language and Literature major at University of Valley Forge is designed to allow students to study a wide selection of literatures so that they will become discerning readers, effective writers, and critical and creative thinkers. The major will encourage them to integrate their Christian faith with all aspects of literary endeavor.



LIT 243 English Literature 3 cr

Choose one 3 cr

LIT 363 World Literature I

LIT 364 World Literature II

LIT Literature Courses 9 cr

Choose One: 3 cr

LIT 253 American Literature I

LIT 254 American Literature II

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Writing
  • Teaching
  • Publishing

  • Public Relations
  • Journalism

If you are interested in pursuing a career in writing, communication, or studying literature, check out a degree in English Language and Literature!


For more information, contact Department Chair
Professor Melanie Weaver, M.Ed.