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M.A. in Literary and Cultural Studies

The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in English is designed for students who have shown an aptitude for sustained literary study, and who desire to pursue a more intensive and extensive academic training. The two-year M.A. program extends knowledge of the cultural, linguistic, and literary heritage of Great Britain, America, and other English-speaking lands, and develops the  research, writing, and analytical skills necessary for professional success. 

Particular areas of departmental strength include:

You can also download a sampling of our current graduate course descriptions, which are updated prior to registration each semester.  For more information on degree requirements, please take a look at the Graduate Student Handbook for English.

Graduate Catalog Description  Graduate Student Handbook