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2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English, MA


A minimum of 33 s.h. of course work is required, with a final examination on the thesis or comprehensive assessment project; subject matter from course work may also be a part of the examination.

Area of concentration - 18 s.h.


(choose one of the following)

1. English studies:


An approved, unified program of study, including courses from at least two concentrations or areas of study for a total of 18 s.h. of coursework chosen from ENGL courses.

2. Creative writing:


4. Literature:


English electives or courses from another department - 6 s.h.


Additional Requirements:


  • A thesis, demonstrating the student’s ability to gather, arrange, and interpret material which bears on a particular problem - 6 s.h. or
  • A comprehensive assessment project and additional coursework in English - 6 s.h.