M.A. On Campus


Jackson State University

12 months
960 USD/credit 28800 USD/year
960 USD/credit 28800 USD/year
460 USD/credit 13800 USD/year
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The graduate program in English from Jackson State University prepares students for advanced programs of study in English and relatedareas,


Program Objectives

The English program from Jackson State University is designed

  • to prepare well-qualified teachers of English for secondary schools and junior colleges,
  • to provide an in-service program for teachers of English who serve in secondary schools and junior colleges,
  • to prepare students for careers in mass media, and
  • to prepare for classroom diversity in sociolinguistics of languages.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Laboratory Writing
  • Research and Bibliography
  • Critical Analysis of Literature
  • Comparative Literature
  • World and Classical Literature
  • American Fiction before 1900
  • American Fiction after 1900
  • Modern Drama

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission. Click here to access the Graduate School Application.
  • Out-of-state and International applicants must submit a $25.00 application fee. Applications will not be processed without payment of the application fee. Payment is made by  using a credit/debit card at the time of application.  Application payments are processed as part of the application.
  • A satisfactory TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS score 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 960 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 960 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Jackson

1080 - 1645 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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