English celebrates the transformative power of the written word and the power of speech. By studying English, you’ll cultivate strong reading comprehension, writing, public speaking, and analytical skills through the study of influential literature. Suffolk places special emphasis on framing these works in a modern context, spurring discussions on current issues in gender, race, economic disparity, and culture. The perspective you gain from studying English at Suffolk will serve you well in a variety of fields, from journalism to teaching to law.