Overview

RMU's Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English online degree program prepares students for a variety of fields, including writing, editing, communication specialists in advertising, public relations, or other writing-intensive positions, or teaching.

Through this online offering, you have access to faculty members who are specialists in their areas of expertise, and all have related work experience as practitioners in the field, such as principals, superintendents, teachers, researchers, authors, psychologists, and counselors. As a result, you get to take advantage of their first-hand experience as you work toward a rewarding job in teaching, writing, P.R., marketing and advertising, or dozens of other career opportunities.

Salary Information

Position TitlePosition Salary
By type of employer
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation
$35,000
Educational Services
$32,746
Government (State & Local)
$37,333
Legal Services
$28,500
Publishing
$30,000
By job function
Customer Service
$26,000
Management Trainee (entry-level)$36,000
Paralegal
$28,500
Teaching
$32,746
Writing/Editing
$30,000
The information in this chart is based off of 2010 information from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

RMU Salary Survey

RMU Salary RangeMeanRange
Communication (2009)
$29,633
$19,200 - $38,000
English (2008)
$26,500
$22,000 - $32,000

Concentrations