12 months
16374 USD/year
16374 USD/year
7752 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The English program from the University of Nebraska Omaha is offered by the Department of English at the College of Arts & Sciences.


Vision Statement

The English program at the University of Nebraska Omaha reflects the centrality of language to human endeavors and its effectiveness in achieving awareness of the human complexities that are part of us, our relationships, and our roles in the world.

The Master of Arts degree in English at UNO is a generalist degree with some opportunities for custom specialization, as well. Course offerings span a wide range of traditional and contemporary subjects, methodologies, and areas within the professional discipline of English, and students are encouraged to pursue their degree by freely tailoring it to their own personal interests and needs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar: Text-Based Research Methods for English Studies
  • Field-based Research Methods in English Studies
  • Writing for Publication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to have a command of oral and written English.  Those who do not hold a baccalaureate or other advanced degree from the United States, OR a baccalaureate or other advanced degree from a predetermined country on the waiver list, must meet the minimum language proficiency score requirement in order to be considered for admission.
  • Statement of Purpose.
  • To be admitted to graduate study in English, a student should have completed at least 18 credit hours in undergraduate English courses above the freshman level with an average grade of “B” (3.0/4.0) or higher.
  • Complete an application & upload requirements.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50.00 (U.S. dollars) is required.
  • Submit official transcripts and test scores.
  • Submit financial requirements for I-20 processing.
  • Submit final degree evaluation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7752 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Omaha

985 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

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


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