Skip to Content

Graduate School

English MA


  • Major: English
  • Degree: Master of Arts
  • School/College: Arts and Sciences

Program Website

See the program curriculum and learn about admission. 



Apply Now

Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.


Fall Application Deadline:  January 15 

Required Documents

  • Official Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended 
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement 
  • CV/Resume
  • Writing Sample

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester

Areas of Concentration 

  • Composition and Rhetoric
  • Speech Communication


Combination Degree in English and Library/Information Science

Through special arrangement, the University offers combination degree programs in certain areas to permit a student to work on two degrees concurrently by combining credits, resulting in the student's taking fewer courses than the total required if each degree were pursued independently.

Degree Conferred

Master of Arts/Master of Library and Information Science

How to Apply

Submit a separate application to each program. Each program will make its own admissions decision. Acceptance into one program does not guarantee acceptance in the other. 

General Graduate School Application
Select the program pairing from under the Combination Degree heading.  The Primary application  will set English; the secondary application (free) will set Library and Information Science.

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.