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Dr. Scott Cook
Interim Chair, Languages
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Bobbie Underwood, Secretary III
Humanities and Languages
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Associate of Art (TTP) Degree Checklist

Program Description

Collegiate-level English courses at Motlow are designed...
  • to assist students with areas of written and verbal communication vital for immediate entry into the workforce
  • to prepare students who plan to pursue more broad-based liberal arts studies
  • to prepare students who plan to pursue liberal or technical curricula that lead to four-year degree completion at any one of Tennessee's colleges or universities

Practical Experience

Students will be engaged in learning through the following activities:
  • essay writing
  • critical and logical thinking
  • in-depth research skills leading to preparation of topical and argumentative essay writing
  • verbal communication skills
  • artistic diversity through cultural and global literature
  • examination of various forms of media and their impact on society

Career Opportunities

Plant the seed for success here at Motlow College. Our Associates of Arts Degree in English qualifies you for transfer to any one of Tennessee's four-year college or university programs. Completion of a four-year baccalaureate program prepares you for a career! Career opportunities for those completing a four-year degree program in English may include:
  • teacher
  • communications specialist
  • translator
  • reporter
  • technical writer