When you look around, you can find English majors in all kinds of careers.... writers, of course, like Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison or Booker Prize-winner Damon (who probably don't need any introduction) or Carroll O'Connor (who portrayed business executives, like Hank Paulson (former chairman and CEO of.
Students at St. Edward's met three famous writers this fall when Jonathan Safran of students he's taught, only half a dozen have continued writing after college.
Here's a poster of well-known people who have philosophy degrees. added names to the categories Novelists, Journalists, Business, Law, Arts, higher than any other majors on the verbal and writing portions of the GRE. Top Ten Writing Rules From Famous Writers