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English Concentration

Associate of Arts

This concentration is currently inactivated and is no longer accepting new students. If you are interested in this area of study, please see the Associate of Arts - Liberal Arts.  If you have any questions regarding this program, please see an advisor.

For students currently in the concentration, the requirements are listed below.

You supply the passion for the written word. Our faculty will provide the training and guidance so you can craft writing that makes a real difference to your audience, whether through poetry, novels, nonfiction, literary criticism or persuasive argument.

To use a metaphor: With our instructors’ help, Pima Writing students hit the ball hard, while keeping it on the court.

Also, in our classes, you will become aware of the historical, moral and cultural factors underlying human communication, and learn how to with people whose culture and background may be different that yours. In other words, you’ll learn the first rule of good writing: Know your audience.

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

 Online Option: This program can be completed entirely online


All campuses

Contact Information

Division of Communication
Dean: 520.206.5105
Information Sessions

Program Information

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Semester Pathways

Academic Options

Transfer to a university degree program in English or Creative Writing


After earning a bachelor's degree, seek employment in professional and technical writing, editing, communications, education, law, advertising, or business management/leadership.

Program/Major Codes:  AOAALA/ALA1/ALAN

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