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University of North Florida

24 months
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34129 USD/year
34129 USD/year
24211 USD/year
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About

English from University of North Florida is designed to serve the interests and needs of a broad variety of graduate students, including returning students looking to supplement their previous work in literature and satisfy personal interests. 

Overview

English from University of North Florida core curriculum focuses on the analysis of poetry, drama, fiction, film, and other kinds of texts; developing a critical vocabulary for describing the complexities of literary texts; understanding the nature of literary conventions; exploring the different literary traditions in British, American, and world literature; and investigating developments in and value of contemporary literary theory. The program supplements the core curriculum by providing instruction in rhetoric and composition.

 Careers

Many graduates of our program are teaching in public schools or at the community college level. Others have found or created jobs for themselves in:

  • web-based publishing
  • technical writing
  • editing
  • trade publishing
  • law
  • television and radio production
  • journalism
  • public relations
  • advertising
  • marketing
  • bookstore management
  • corporate in-house education and training
  • university admissions
  • fund raising
  • script writing, and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studies in Early American Literature 
  • Studies in Later American Literature 
  • Technical Writing 
  • Grant Writing 
  • Studies in Composition Theory
  • Teaching Practicum in the Writing Classroom 
  • Studies in Composition Research
  • Studies in Film 
  • Studies in Fiction 
  • Studies in Poetry 
  • Studies in Drama 
  • Studies in Genre 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study. BA in English or related field.
  • Official transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended.
  • Course in literary criticism (such as ENG 4013 or 4014) with a grade of B or higher
  • Writing sample must be submitted directly to the Graduate Program Director: 4-7 pages of literary criticism or composition or rhetorical analysis (not creative writing or personal essay), Paper written for an undergraduate literature class is appropriate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34129 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    34129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34129 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    24211 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24211 USD per year during 24 months.

Living off campus

  • Local - $25,531
  • National and international - $35,449 

Living costs for Jacksonville Beach

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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