24 months
746 USD/credit 12309 USD/year
746 USD/credit 12309 USD/year
412 USD/credit 6798 USD/year
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English from Salisbury University furnishes an environment in which the graduate experience can be intellectually challenging, highly productive and exceptionally rewarding.


English from Salisbury University is both competitive and nurturing. The program is large enough to offer high-quality instruction from faculty who are actively engaged in scholarship and publication, while, at the same time, small enough to promote collegiality among M.A. candidates and faculty and to ensure personalized attention as students proceed through their chosen areas of study.


  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • Lobbyist
  • Screenwriter
  • Social Media and Marketing Specialist
  • Teacher
  • Television and Radio Producer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Composition and Research
  • Film
  • Literature and Film
  • Study of Language
  • Understanding Poetry (Genre)
  • The Art of The Drama (Genre)
  • Aspects of The Novel (Genre)
  • The Short Story (Genre)
  • Satire (Genre)
  • African-American Short Story
  • Latina/o Literature
  • Ethnic Literature of the United States
  • American Women Writers of Color
  • Writing About Cinema

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall for Teaching Assistant candidates: March 1st


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for admission, students must have completed a bachelor’s degree in English (or a related field) with a minimum 3.0 GPA in those courses.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Applicants who wish to be considered for Teaching Assistantships are required to have acceptable scores on the GRE General Test. 
  • For applicants who are not requesting consideration for Teaching Assistantships, GRE General Test, MAT or Praxis I scores are acceptable.
  • Submit a Graduate Application
  • Submit Official Transcripts
  • Submit Residency Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12309 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12309 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 412 USD per credit during 24 months.

Graduate Non-Resident Regional Hagerstown 496 USD

Living costs for Salisbury

1300 - 2201 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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