Master of Arts in English


  • Mission Statement

    The Master of Arts in English program provides advanced education in the English discipline, with emphases in creative writing, English education, and literature, and a certificate in rhetoric and writing. We offer small class sizes providing personal contact with faculty and staff, evening and online classes providing access for working adults, and numerous funding opportunities. The MA program affords students professionalizing opportunities in teaching and research, preparation for further study and a variety of career pathways, in an environment that is student-centered, encourages free expression, and values diverse identities and ideas.