Welcome! Our department is focused on developing the skills students will need for their academic and professional careers.  We are enthusiastic about student learning, and we encourage creativity while building the practical foundation students will need upon graduation. 

Davenport University's College of Arts and Sciences, English and Communications Department offers assistance to help students reach their goals. Some of these areas include the following:

  • small instructor-to-student ratio
  • professional document creation
  • professional visual aid format and usage 
  • APA formatting and documentation
  • research skills and source use and integration
  • online and in-seat delivery of our courses
  • support to other departments and degree programs

"From résumé building resources to teaching proper email etiquette, Davenport provided me with the tools I needed to succeed in the workplace." ~Robert Quick, Marketing Major

Davenport's Literary and Creative Arts Journal offers an excellent opportunity for students to showcase their talents. Students from all campuses within the system are invited to submit their original creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry, and essays to the journal. Students may also submit graphics, photographs, or original artwork.