The English department offers three programs, each earning the MA in English.
This program provides a general knowledge of English and American literature, a familiarity with the range of theoretical approaches and critical methodologies, and an opportunity to take courses in film studies, creative writing, and ethnic and world literature.
Rhetoric and Teaching of Writing Program
Introduces students to the theory, research, and pedagogy underlying contemporary instruction in secondary and college composition.
Applied Linguistics Program
Introduces students to the principles, practices, and concerns of teaching English to adults whose first language is not English.
For more information about the program and for program requirements, click here.