M.A. in Professional Writing and Editing
AdmissionAdmission to the M.A. in Professional Writing and Editing program is based on academic record, three letters of recommendation, a statement of professional goals, writing samples, and a current résumé or C.V. Students with past or current experience as a writer or editor may submit their professional work as part of their writing sample. However, applicants should all submit an academic research paper of at least 8-10 pages in length. Non-native English speakers must present TOEFL scores of at least 600 for the written exam or equivalent for the on-line version.
The following materials should be submitted through the University Graduate Application:
- Graduate Admission Application
- Writing Sample
- Personal Statement
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- Non-native English speakers must present TOEFL Scores
For additional information about the M.A. in Professional Writing and Editing Program, please contact Dr. Brian Ballentine, PWE Program Coordinator.