University of North Florida

24 months
34129 USD/year
34129 USD/year
24211 USD/year
Tuition fee
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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. 


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.


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


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

Start dates & application deadlines




33 alternative credits


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.

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.
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).

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

  • International

    34129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34129 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    34129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34129 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    24211 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24211 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Living off campus

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


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