2022-2023 Catalog 
    Dec 04, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog

English, MA (ENGL)

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Prerequisite Degree Requirements

This program requires a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.

Major Requirements

Total: 18 Credit Hours

American Literature

(select 2 courses from the following menu)*

Total: 6 Credit Hours

British Literature

Total: 6 Credit Hours


Select 6 hours of coursework comprising any combination of courses from the menus below, the literature menus above, a support field, or thesis.

Writing (0-6 hours)

General Literature (0-6 hours)

Support Field from another department/program (0-6 hours)

Thesis (0-6 hours)

Total: 6 Credit Hours


ENGL 631 - Contexts: Studies in a Single Author  can fulfill a literature menu requirement when the author studied matches the category description (American or British). If a student uses ENGL 631  to fulfill this requirement, an additional 3 hours of electives must be taken to complete the 36-hour degree requirement.

Total Required Major Hours: 36

Other Graduation Requirements

18 of the 36 required hours must be conducted at the 600-level.

Comprehensive Exams

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