English Transfer Pathway

Program Overview

Our student-centered curriculum is designed to build a strong foundation in literary and rhetorical analysis, critical and creative thinking, argumentation, research, and effective written and verbal communication. This program provides a grounding in English language and literature and equips you with skills that will help you thrive in today’s diverse professional landscape. With the ability to transfer to a four-year institution, the pathway offers endless opportunities for further study, whether your interest lies in corporate communications, media,  creative or technical writing, editing,  journalism, education, or any professional field requiring critical thinking and effective communication. 


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Complete in as few as five semesters


Credits to complete


Develop core skills for success in academics and professional careers.

You’ll learn to think critically, work collaboratively, and engage with diverse perspectives — essential skills highly sought after by employers in various industries.

Benefit from small class sizes and instruction by skilled teaching professionals

Our English transfer pathway courses are taught by experienced and dedicated faculty passionate about literature, writing, and communication. With small class sizes, you’ll receive personalized attention and support from your instructors.

 Understand and negotiate language as a persuasive medium 

You’ll learn how to use language effectively to convey your ideas and arguments compellingly. You’ll develop the skills to critically analyze and create persuasive texts – a crucial skill set for anyone in a field that requires effective communication and influence.

Build cultural capital and intercultural literacy

In today’s globalized world, cultural competency and intercultural literacy are vital for success. Our English transfer pathway exposes you to diverse texts and authors from different cultures, allowing you to gain a deeper understanding of the world and develop your ability to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.

Develop skills crucial for adapting to changing professional fields

In a rapidly changing job market, adaptability and versatility are essential. By honing your critical thinking, communication, and research skills in our English transfer pathway, you’ll be prepared to navigate and excel in various professional fields, no matter how they evolve.

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