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M.A. On Campus Online

English

University of Nebraska Kearney

12 months
Duration
569 USD/credit 20484 USD/year
569 USD/credit 20484 USD/year
252 USD/credit 9072 USD/year
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About

The Department of English at the University of Nebraska Kearney confers a Master of Arts degree through its on-campus and online graduate programs.

Overview

The Master of Arts in English program at the University of Nebraska Kearney focuses on the study of literature; composition, rhetoric, and language; childhood and youth studies; and creative writing. 

Seminar, workshop, and directed reading course offerings provide an engaging and interactive learning opportunity for students.

Features

  • The program is designed for active, in-service teachers seeking further professional or personal development, as well as those seeking preparation for a Ph.D. in English or an MFA program.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Literature
  • Creative Writing
  • Childhood and Youth Studies
  • Composition, Rhetoric, and Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Meet the requirements for admission1 set by the Office of Graduate Studies,
  • Submit an official undergraduate transcript to the Office of Graduate Studies showing at least 18 semester hours in upper division (300-400 level) courses in English Studies (literature, writing, linguistics, etc.).
  • Submit an application to the Office of Graduate Studies,
  • Submit a writing sample: the writing sample should be related to an aspect of English studies and 10 pages in length (for creative writing, 5 pages creative writing and 5 pages critical/analytical writing; for all other interest areas, 10 pages critical/analytical writing).
  • Submit three letters of recommendation,
  • Submit a 1-2 page letter of interest outlining motivation for post-graduate study at UNK, previous work in the discipline, particular English studies and/or literary interests, and educational goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 569 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 569 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9072 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 252 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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