Students get terrific value when pursuing a Master's degree in English from Weber State University. Class size is small, generally around 15 students. All of our faculty hold a terminal degree and are passionate about teaching.
How much will it cost for the MA?
It depends on how many semesters you take to complete the 33 credit hour minimum. You'll find the current tuition/fee table here. When estimating the cost, remember to include an increase in tuition starting each summer semster. It's usually a 5-7% increase. Books average between $100-150 per class.
Is there Financial Aid available for graduate students?
Yes. Generally, graduate students receive un-subsidized loans to help pay for their studies.Please go to http://www.weber.edu/GetIntoWeber/undergrads/ScholarshipsFinancialAid.html for information about financial aid. You'll need to complete a FAFSA in order to apply for a loan.
Graduate students are classified as full-time if they register for 9 or more semester hours. However, for the purposes of financial aid, you must be registered half-time which is a minimum of 5 semester credit hours.