Undergraduate

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, English/Publishing, BA/MS


Fascinated by writing and interested in making a career of it? Undergraduate English majors who wish to make pragmatic use of the major may wish to pursue a dual degree. The Bachelor of Arts in English/Master of Science in Publishing program should be particularly attractive to students who have an abiding interest in literature and language for dynamic careers in magazine and book publishing. You must apply in your junior year and must have an overall QPA of 3.0 with an average of 3.2 in the major.

The publishing faculty consists of seasoned and working professionals, employed by Time-Warner, Random House, McGraw-Hill and other industry leaders. Alumni enjoy careers at HarperCollins, Berlitz, Scholastic Inc., Essence magazine, and Simon & Schuster.

For more information, visit www.pace.edu/dyson/englishnyc for the New York City program or www.pace.edu/dyson/englishplv for the Pleasantville program.

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BA English/MS Publishing Program (NYC, PLV) - 152 Credits

Bachelor of Art in English/Master of Science in Publishing

Course Requirements

For BA degree in English

Credits

University Core

60

Major Requirements

36

Open electives (including four graduate publishing courses)

24
+12

Total

128


For MS degree in Publishing

Fall Senior Year Semester - Two of the following courses:

PUB 606 Book Production and Design

PUB 608 Financial Aspects of Publishing

PUB 612 Information Systems in Publishing

PUB 624 Editorial Principles and Practices

Total credits fall semester

6


Spring Senior Year Semester - Two of the following courses:

PUB 610 General Interest Books

PUB 624 Editorial Principles and Practices

PUB 628 Marketing Principles and Practices

Total credits spring semester

6



Fall Graduate Year Semester

PUB 699 Internship I

3

Two of the following courses: PUB 606, 607, 608, 610, 612, 624, 628

6

One elective course (see catalog)

3

Total credits fall semester

12


Spring Graduate Year Semester

PUB 699B Internship II

3

Three elective courses (see catalog)

9

Total credits spring semester

12

Total MS credits (12 senior year and 24 graduate year)

36

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