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English Language and Literature

North Carolina Central University

M.A.
24 months
Duration
2249 USD/credit
2249 USD/credit
630 USD/credit
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About

In providing a comprehensive education in literary study, the program is designed to foster thorough scholarship and to develop the student's ability to pursue independent research. 

Overview

The Master of Arts in English has been offered at North Carolina Central University since 1939. The program has a long and established history as a cornerstone of the liberal arts tradition at NCCU. Our graduate program has long been committed to serving an underrepresented population through evening and Saturday scheduling of graduate seminars. Additionally, the program has served as a springboard for graduates to prestigious Ph.D. programs. Many of our graduates have gone on to pursue the doctorate and find our program to be exemplary preparation for a Ph.D. or for teaching at the college or community college level.

Careers In This Field
  • Adult Educators
  • Copy Editors
  • Copywriters
  • Editors
  • News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents
  • Public Relations Specialists
  • Technical Writers
  • Writers/Critics/Journalists

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health
  • Arts and Humanities I
  • Fitness
  • The Twentieth-Century Novel
  • English Drama
  • Shakespeare

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicant's must have earned

  • a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or a 3.00 in the last sixty (60) credit hours of study at the undergraduate level
  • official scores on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE); and the applicant's statement of purpose (included in the graduate application form).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    630 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 630 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

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