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University of North Carolina Wilmington

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
2319 USD/credit
2319 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
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About

The Department of English from University of North Carolina Wilmington enrolls more than thirty students in its Master of Arts Program. 

Overview

Students of the English program at University of North Carolina Wilmington, in consultation with their advisor, tailor their course schedules to their own career objectives and interests, selecting a variety of courses in literature, linguistics, rhetoric and composition, literary theory, cultural studies and professional writing.

Career

Graduate students can take advantage of a faculty that has published more than 40 books and hundreds of journal articles on literature, rhetoric and composition, literary theory, cultural studies, and much, much more. Graduate students accepted into our program will encounter high academic expectations leavened by mentoring from world-class scholars. Our graduate students go on to Ph.D. programs, find teaching jobs with community colleges and major universities, and continue to successful careers in administration, education, and business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • Literary Theory
  • Theory and Practice of Technical Communication
  • Studies in Anglophone World Literature: Reading the Global South
  • Professional Science Writing
  • Writing in the Medical and Health Professions
  • Studies in Literature: Literature of the Insane

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in this country or its equivalent from a foreign university.
  • Have a strong overall academic record with a B average or better in the undergraduate major.
  • Submit a personal statement explaining why attending graduate school in English would help you to achieve your professional goals.
  • Submit a writing sample of ten pages that involves a critical analysis of a text or texts and is accompanied by a bibliography citing appropriate secondary sources in correct MLA format.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2319 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2319 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2319 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2319 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 590 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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