Requirements (15 hours)
ENGL 5100 Introduction to Graduate
ENGL 5135 English Language Study
ENGL 5145 Literary and Rhetorical Theory
ENGL 5155 Genres of Writing
ENGL 5165 Literacy and Technology
II. Electives (12 hours)
Students may choose to concentrate 12 hours of English
graduate courses in a particular area of study that meets the student’s goals
in the program.
III. Language Requirement
Demonstrated forth-semester proficiency in a foreign language. Old English or Latin will also satisfy this requirement.
IV. ENGL 6950 Thesis
must consult and submit a proposal to the graduate committee for approval.
ENGL 6970 Portfolio Exam (3
V. Additional Information
Candidate for Degree: Graduate students must be registered for
at least one credit hour during the semester that they graduate. Those who have completed all required courses
and requirements may register for Candidate for Degree: CAND 5940 section 900
Teaching Assistantships: Graduate students who receive a teaching
assistantship must take ENGL 5913 Practicum in Language and Rhetoric in the
fall during their first semester as a teaching assistant. ENGL 5913 may also be counted as an elective.
Study: Graduate students may only
count 6 credit hours of Independent Study toward the English degree.
Total Hours Required:
All courses are 3 credit hours
unless otherwise noted.