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Graduate School

Master of Arts in English

Program Requirements Graduate School Application Deadline  Program Application Deadline Additional Program Application Required?

Meet Graduate School Minimum Requirements for Regular Admission (Formula Score of 707.50 (2.5 GPA x 283 GRE))
3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in all upper-level English courses 

Minimum Formula Score of 730 (2.5 GPA x 292 GRE)

For Spring 2017
apply by
December 5, 2016

For Spring 2017
apply by
December 5, 2016


 *Applicants who have not satisfied the requirement for 6 hours of intermediate-level foreign language will be conditionally admitted until deficiencies are completed.

Frequently Asked Questions

What concentrations and specializations do you offer?
We offer concentrations in literary studies and creative writing.

Are there graduate assistantships available?
A limited number of graduate assistantships are available. Contact us if you are interested in applying! For more information about the graduate assistant appointment process, click here.

When will decisions be made regarding program admission?
Applications will be considered as they are received. Once a complete application has been received, applicants are typically notified of admission decisions within four weeks.

Next steps...

Ready to apply?
We recommend that you submit your application, transcripts, and test scores well in advance of published deadlines. For more information about the Graduate School admission process, as well as the online application, click here.

Graduate Catalog
The catalog outlines university policies, tuition and fees, extensive program and degree information. Click on the link below for catalog information specific to the program.

English, M.A.

Still have questions? 

Contact our program coordinator for more information:

Dr. Janet Haedicke
Professor, English
School of Humanities
Walker Hall 3-98