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The Department of English Language and Literature was established in 1981 to promote English language competence and to broaden students’ understanding of English culture. Upon graduation, an English major student will have a variety of career opportunities. These include English language instruction, scholarly positions in the academy and professional positions in international relations and cultural exchange.
The primary goal is the training of individuals who are well adapted to the globalization of the world and have a critical understanding of English culture.
Vision after Graduation
English majors enjoy a wide variety of career opportunities. Many of our graduates are currently working in major business corporations, trade related companies, news media, publishing houses, and national and regional government agencies. Teaching is another popular career option for English majors. A significant number of students complete the training and study for teaching certificates and become junior and senior high school teachers. Additionally many of our graduates choose further study in graduate schools both in Korea and abroad.