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Northwest Missouri State University


English classroom (Photo by Darren Whitley)
English classroom (Photo by Darren Whitley)
English classroom (Photo by Darren Whitley)
English classroom (Photo by Darren Whitley)
English classroom (Photo by Darren Whitley)

Department of English and Modern Languages

The Department of English and Modern Languages at Northwest is an energetic, diverse community of teacher-scholars.  Among us are creative writers, literary scholars, English education and composition specialists, Spanish and French scholars, and an American Sign Language specialist. What do we have in common? We love to read, to write and to think and speak about the various cultures that comprise our world. We're dedicated to enhancing our students' critical thinking and communication abilities as well as their imaginative lives.

Thinking about pursuing a degree in the Department of English and Modern Languages? Read how a few of our current students made the decision.