Rarely does one find a small college with the wide range of English courses that Furman offers, covering everything from Film Noir and Immersion Journalism to Writing Poetry and the Victorian Novel.
Our classes are innovative and robust, engaging you at every level, grounding you in the liberal arts, and propelling you forward in any number of careers. You'll be journeying through landscapes, cultures, and critical issues with options to study away, conduct research, and create your own challenging projects in literature and writing while developing skills for critical thinking.
  • 100%

    Courses taught by a faculty member with a Ph.D. or M.F.A.

  • 6:1

    Student-to-faculty ratio.

  • 12

    Maximum number of students for writing and seminar courses.

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