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University of Illinois Springfield

M.A. On Campus
12 months
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21816 USD/year
21816 USD/year
10632 USD/year
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About

The English Master’s degree at University of Illinois Springfield is a liberal arts degree in English Studies with a focus on digital research, writing, and dissemination of knowledge. Students will concentrate in one of two areas within the degree: Digital Pedagogy or Digital Publishing.

Overview

Learning outcomes

The English department's goal at University of Illinois Springfield is to help graduate students attain a mastery of analytic and technical skills associated with the humanistic endeavor of producing and analyzing texts in the English language. By choosing one of two concentrations, our students engage with the digital humanities and produce interesting, provocative, and useful projects for the public. A master's degree in English will prepare students to engage the issues that truly matter in our culture, as well as for doctoral study in the field of English and for jobs in the digital humanities within and outside of academia. Please click the tabs above to learn more.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Critical Reading
  • Rhetoric and College Writing
  • College Writing and Civic Engagement
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Introduction to Poetry
  • Introduction to Fiction
  • Introduction to Literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications should be complete at least two months prior to their desired enrollment date for adequate processing time. 

Language

English

Credits

30 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.
2.5

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Admissions Application
  • Personal and Academic Statement
  • Personal Statement – This is an applicant’s chance to tell us about themselves. Describe interests and accomplishments which are not indicated elsewhere on the application.
  • Academic Statement – Tell us more about professional aspiration, intellectual interests, and personal experiences relevant to the choice of a specific academic program at the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10908 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10908 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5316 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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