What Can I Do with an MA in English from Mills?

Many of our alumnae have entered top-ranked PhD programs—including those at UC Berkeley, University of Chicago, Columbia University, and University of Pennsylvania—and pursued careers as professors and scholars. Others thrive as high school teachers, editors, and communications professionals. In recent years, our graduates have built on the foundation in English literature gained at Mills to succeed in such positions as:


Associate Professor of English
Knox College

Assistant Professor of English
Oberlin College

Assistant Professor, Humanities and Media Studies
Pratt Institute

Assistant Professor, English and Comparative Literature
San Diego State University

Director of Pedagogy and Assessment
University of New England

Language Arts Teacher
Lincoln High School

Upper School English Teacher
Pacific Ridge School

Senior Technical Editor
Reconstruction

Associate Director of Marketing
University of California, Davis