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Murray State University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
800 USD/credit
800 USD/credit
544 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in English from Murray State University is a 30-hour degree that embeds advanced coursework in the content area of English.  

Overview

English from Murray State University is intended for teachers, prospective postsecondary instructors, persons who want to pursue doctoral work, and persons who simply love literature.

Careers

Students majoring in the department's programs can look forward to success in fields such as creative writing, technical writing, business, publishing, teaching, law, and journalism.

Our program is preparing them to become teachers, writers, and other professionals and to pursue further academic studies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • British Literature to 1760
  • American Literature
  • History of the English Language
  • Literature and Philosophy
  • Advanced Genre Study in Drama
  • Advanced Genre Study in Fiction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 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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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate major or minor in English
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Copy of Passport for applicant and all dependents
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    544 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 544 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

National and Local rates apply to Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Tennessee and Arkansas.

Funding

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