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    On an English degree: “Profoundly useful and practical”

    A few 2013 Taylor English grads at rehearsal Surely you’ve seen the stares and fielded the questions: “English? You’re going to be a teacher?” If the answer is no, you might hear: “So…what are you going to do with that?” “A lot,” answers Dr. Rob Prescott of Bradley University in Illinois. In his recent book Why to Major in English if You’re Not Going to Teach (Kendall Hunt, 2010), Prescott addresses these questions and many more.  The back cover copy outlines Prescott’s practical focus; in the book, he: Helps English majors confidently approach employers and present themselves both in terms of their classroom education and in terms of the many…