English

About

Students who wish to complete an Associate of Arts degree in our English Area of Study are those who anticipate taking a Bachelor of Arts degree at a four-year school of higher education. Studying composition and literature in-depth develops and strengthens students’ creativity as well as their critical thinking and adaptability. A graduate with a bachelor’s degree in English can expect to gain employment in fields such as social media, education, public relations, communications, advertising, politics, writing, and editing.

In completing the Associate of Arts degree at Hinds, students will lay a strong foundation in critical thinking, oral and written communication, and technology skills so that they are prepared to complete a bachelor’s degree at the transfer institution of their choice. The courses for English cover the diverse disciplines of composition and literature, natural science and physical sciences, mathematics, computer science, speech, art, foreign language, and multiple social sciences—including philosophy, history, and psychology.

Locations
  • Jackson ATC
  • Rankin
  • Raymond
  • Utica
  • Vicksburg
  • Online
Curriculum

Important Program Information

The program map provides the courses recommended for any students seeking this transfer area of study. Students should consult the Mississippi Articulation Agreement for specific course requirements at specific Mississippi universities.

  • DEGREES / CERTIFICATES
  • Associate of Arts

Next Steps

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We are here to guide you through the enrollment process and help you make a smooth transition to Hinds. We invite you to contact us with any questions regarding your admissions and enrollment.

Contact

Tammy McPherson
Curriculum Coordinator
601-857-3903
Jackson ATC
Lawrence Greene
Department Chair
601-987-8108
Rankin
Susan Hammond
Department Chair
601-936-5577
Raymond
Cynthia Whittington
Chair
601-857-3234
Utica
Dan Fuller
Department Chair
601-885-7097
Vicksburg
Ann Sweezer
Lead Instructor
601-629-6856

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