M.A. On Campus


Southeastern Louisiana University

12 months
11528 USD/year
11528 USD/year
3432 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.A. in English at Southeastern Louisiana University consists of a core of literary studies with choices in professional development in all areas of English Studies, including optional concentrations in Creative Writing, Language & Literacy, Professional Writing, and Publishing Studies.


Students in the English program from Southeastern Louisiana University who do not declare a concentration typically focus on literature, though they are free to elect courses from any of the concentrations. 

Key Features 

  • Students without a concentration and students concentrating in Language & Literacy or Professional Writing may choose between thesis and non-thesis options. 
  • Students concentrating in Creative Writing must complete a thesis, and students concentrating in Publishing Studies do not have a thesis option.

Programme Structure

  • 36 hours of English
  • Maximum of six graduate hours in a related field
  • 1 Advanced Writing Course: ENGL 518, 548, or 567
  • 1 Theory & Methods Course: ENGL 575, 577, or 585
  • At least 18 hours of coursework at 600 level

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts are required from all previously attended institutions.  2.5 cumulative undergrad GPA or 2.75 on last 60 hrs of coursework.
  • GRE scores are required for all applicants excluding MBA & music programs. MBA requires GMAT & MAT requires PRAXIS I & II scores.  
  • Proof of Immunization.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5764 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    11528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5764 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1716 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Hammond

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.


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