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Department of Language and Literature

Department Chair: Jodi Shorma

Contact Us
Department Office
McFarland Hall 3rd Floor 315


Explore our programs

Storytelling, thoughtful discourse, and cultural expression are the hallmarks of our Department of Language and Literature. By studying under our dedicated faculty, students can earn a degree that prepares them for careers in areas such as writing, document design, teaching, law, and graduate study. Make the most of your college experience by publishing writings in VCSU’s literary journal, showcasing your work at the Scholar Symposium, and participating in English Club. Additionally, include Spanish in a plan of study to open up many opportunities for yourself, no matter your major.

Faculty & Staff

Meet our faculty and staff

Meet the people behind your program—the master balancers of research, teaching, and mentorship—who will support you throughout your time as a student.

Next Steps

You’re ready to study language and literature at VCSU. What’s next? Visit the links below to become a Viking.