- Major: English
- Degree: Master of Arts
- School/College: Arts and Sciences
See the program curriculum and learn about admission.
Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.
January 1 for students wishing to be considered for funding
April 15 for all others
- Official Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
- Official GRE scores (not required for 2021 admissions)
- 2 Letters of Recommendation
- Personal Statement
- Writing Sample
Applications Accepted for These Semesters...
- Fall Semester
Areas of Concentration
- Composition and Rhetoric
- Speech Communication
Combination Degree in English and Library/Information Science
Through special arrangement, the University offers combination degree programs in certain areas to permit a student to work on two degrees concurrently by combining credits, resulting in the student's taking fewer courses than the total required if each degree were pursued independently.
Master of Arts/Master of Library and Information Science
How to Apply
Submit a separate application to each program. Each program will make its own admissions decision. Acceptance into one program does not guarantee acceptance in the other.
General Graduate School Application
Select the program pairing from under the Combination Degree heading. The Primary application will set English; the secondary application (free) will set Library and Information Science.