Master of Arts in English Language and Literature

The MA in English Language and Literature encourages a broad study of historical, theoretical, and methodological research and texts in the areas of literature, writing, composition studies, linguistics, literacy and English pedagogy. The program reflects the English Department’s uniquely multi-disciplinary nature and its commitment to nurturing, in a seminar-based approach, independent researchers, teachers, and lifelong learners.

Program Requirements
For program requirements, consult the university catalog.

A final requirement for all MA students is an individual portfolio. Guidelines can be found here. Portfolios are due by the last day of finals in your last semester.

Additional information is also available on our Office of Graduate Programs site.