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2011-12 Graduate summary by subject - English Language & Linguistics

York St John English Language and Linguistic graduates go into a range of jobs and careers, using the skills, knowledge and experience they have developed during their time at University. 

The skills gained through studying English are attractive to most employers. Strengths include both written and oral communication skills, creative thinking, independent thought and tolerance of others opinions.

The pie chart below shows the work and study options of 2011-12 English Language and Linguistic graduates from York St John University. This data is based on the Destinations of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) Survey of York St John University graduates six months after graduation and only includes information from those who replied.

Employability 2011-12 stats English Language & Linguistics

Categories %
1 - Working Full-time 59.4%
2 - Working Part-time 28.1%
3 - Unemployed 3.1%
4 - Full-time study 9.4%
Grand Total 100%

To find out more about possible career options for English Language & Linguistics graduates, you can visit the Prospects on options with English and Linguistics - these include careers in teaching, information management, publishing, marketing, journalism and public relations.