English, M.A. | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
12 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley offers a cutting edge Master of Arts (MA) degree programme in English.

Overview

The Master of Arts (MA) in English at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley offers a wide range of coursework in literature, cultural studies, rhetoric, and composition, that prepares students for Ph.D. programs, to teach at the secondary or college level, or work in publishing or technical writing.

Key Features

  • The MA offers four concentrations (in English Studies, Linguistics, Literature and Cultural Studies, and Rhetoric, Composition and Literacy)
  • Accredited, cutting edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Problems in Linguistics
  • Modern English Syntax
  • Studies in English Phonology
  • History of the English Language
  • Studies in Language and Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission for national students.

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in English from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in any field.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Writing sample. A written academic paper suitable for an upper-division course.
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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