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Ènglish, M.A.

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University rank #801 (QS) , WI,
Teaching and research assistantships are available to candidates for the doctorate degree on a competitive basis. Partial tuition scholarships are available on a competitive basis to candidates for the master of arts degree. 

About

The master of arts program in English provides broad coverage in British, American and other Anglophone literatures. Through seminar courses, students develop extensive knowledge of literature, literary critical methods and analytical writing. Students who complete the master’s program at Marquette go on to doctoral studies, pursue careers in education, or enter business, library sciences, health care, journalism and other professions.

Accreditation

Marquette is accredited through The Higher Learning Commission which last affirmed the university’s accreditation in 2014 and has scheduled the next comprehensive evaluation for the 2023-24 academic year.Thanks to Marquette's consistently high standards, specific academic programs also are accredited through numerous other organizations and associations.These accreditations assure students that Marquette's academic excellence is nationally recognized.In addition, students have the security of knowing that Marquette's credits can transfer to comparable institutions of learning, just as incoming transfer students can be assured that Marquette is likely to honor most credits earned at a similarly accredited college or university.

Programme Structure

These courses include:

  • Exploring The English Language
  • Anatomy of English
  • History of the English Language

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

Application Requirements
  • Read all application instructions prior to beginning an application.
  • A completed application form and fee online.
  • Official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • A statement of purpose.
  • One or two writing samples.
  • GRE scores (General Test only).
  • For international applicants only: TOEFL score or other acceptable proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1130 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1130 USD per module and a duration of .
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*Tuition fee per credit hour

Living costs for Milwaukee

  • 1066 - 1770 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Marquette University's Funding Information Center is one of over 470 partners in the Foundation Center's Funding Information Network. The Center has participated as a partner since 1973.Since its establishment in 1956, the Foundation Center (NY) has been the primary source of factual information on private foundations and philanthropy in the United States. The Foundation Center, along with its partners, is designed to provide current information for the fund-seeking public and those doing research on private foundations, philanthropy, nonprofit organization and management, volunteerism, fundraising, grantmaking, and letter and proposal writing. There are five other network partners in the state: The Grants Information Collection at UW -Madison, The Foundation Collection at UW-Stevens Point, L. E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire, the La Crosse Public Library, the University of Wisconsin-Superior, and the Seeley G. Mudd Library at Lawrence University.

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