Andrews University

24 months
2146 USD/year
2146 USD/year
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The MA in English offers courses in literature and literary theory, writing and language, and it allows students to shape their programs according to their interests in consultation with an advisor.


Students study historical contexts and traditions, current scholarship and contemporary issues within a Christian framework and a diverse, collegial community of scholars with wide-ranging expertise.

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Programme Structure

The Masters of Arts in English also offers an emphasis in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). This track provides a curriculum which integrates theoretical foundations and practical experiences that are essential for successful TESOL professionals.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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.
3 (recommended)

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelors degree (or non-U.S. equivalent) from an accredited institution. Major in English or at least 20 semester hours in English and minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.6 (applicants with lower GPA may be admitted upon consideration of the composite profile).
  • Two Recommendations from professors.
  • Resume describing employment, research or special projects.
  • GRE General Test from exam taken within five years. 
  • Statement of Purpose reflecting your philosophical perspective, personal, professional and academic goals, and reasons for seeking the graduate program.
  • TOEFL, IELTS or PTE (academic): Students whose language of education is not English must meet the department’s minimum English language proficiency requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2146 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1073 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2146 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1073 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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