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The Department of English, housed in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, offers a bachelor's degree in English with concentrations in literature, teaching, and writing, and a master's degree in English. Learn more about the department and our faculty.

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Department of English

  • Not of This World

    Amy Jung, director of forensics and assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies, understands first-hand the challenges and advantages of growing up as a Third Culture Kid.

  • Intellectual Hospitality

    Diana Pavlac Glyer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of English, explores the concept of intellectual hospitality as a means to cultivate generosity, humility, and understanding among those with differing viewpoints and backgrounds.

  • Joseph Bentz Discusses Harper Lee's Novel with BBC

    With the literary world abuzz about the release of Harper Lee's new novel, Joseph Bentz, Azusa Pacific English professor, shared his thoughts on the subject with BBC Radio Oxford.

Elsewhere at APU

  • Jennifer Walsh Talks Presidential Politics with CNN

    Jennifer E. Walsh, Ph.D., APU dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, discussed the political contrasts between President Obama and President Reagan with CNN.

  • Entrepreneurial Angel

    Lindsey Rehfeld '86 intentionally placed herself at the intersection of entrepreneurial business and powerful ministry when entering the home care industry with her company Visiting Angels.