Students pursuing an emphasis in English have a broad array of interest in the language and written arts.  


Journalism students focus on critical thinking, research and writing skills. Students are encouraged to post their output on their personal social media.

Modern Languages 
Pursuit of study within modern languages prepares students by providing language fluency that can be transferred well beyond a four year degree.  


Students pursuing a Communication degree are focused on a variety of communication forms. A Communication major is appropriate for a wide variety of careers including, Law, Business and Public Relations. 

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Barton's ESOL courses offer tiered instruction in the English language for new language learners as well as for those wanting to improve their English language skills.