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English Studies and Communications

Valparaiso University

M.A.
24 months
Duration
650 USD/credit
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About

The English Studies and Communications at Valparaiso University is a flexible, program in English language, literature, and communication.

Overview

Students in the English Studies and Communications program at Valparaiso University gain practical experience through a hands-on practicum in teaching, writing, or related fields such as curriculum development

Opportunities

Graduates of the English Studies and Communication program have worked as professional writers, in business, non-profit, and humanitarian work, and in k-12 settings and in universities in the U.S. and internationally.  

Students who have completed the English Studies and Communication degree, with or without the optional TESOL certificate, have also pursued further study in doctoral programs in English literature, Education, Linguistics, and TESOL and Composition.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Seminar in the Humanities
  • Seminar in the Fine Arts
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Advanced Composition
  • History of the English Language
  • New Literacies, Technologies and Culture of Writing
  • Topics in American Literature and Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 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.
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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

  • Graduate from an accredited college or university
    • Valpo’s graduate application
    • Official transcripts from all university courses you’ve taken
    • Two recommendation letters from professors or employers
    • A statement of purpose that describes why you are applying to Valpo, your interest in the degree program, and how it affects your personal and professional development
    • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    650 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 650 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    650 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 650 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

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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