M.A. On Campus


University of Texas Permian Basin

12 months
6817 USD/year
6817 USD/year
3334 USD/year
Tuition fee
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An M.A. degree in English from University of Texas Permian Basin has several benefits. Graduate Students in the English department not only gain valuable knowledge while preparing for a Ph.D. program, but are also developing the skills to work in 4-year and community colleges. T


The Goals of the M.A. Program in English at University of Texas Permian Basin are:

1. To train students to work with the materials of literature with scholarly competence and maturity.

2. To provide students with knowledge of major periods, theories, methodologies, movements and genres in  British, American or multicultural literature.

3. To enhance students’ awareness of the theoretical and cultural contexts of literary works.

4. To provide English students with rhetorical skills such a argument, analysis, explication and criticism.

5. To prepare students to make original contributions to existing scholarship in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • British Literature: Literature and the Sister Arts;
  • Literature and Mythology
  • American Literature: Nature Writing; Border Literature & Theory
  • Rhetoric and Composition: The Politics of Language
  • Literature and Media Studies: Literature and Film in the Posthuman Age

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

  • Completed online application 
  • Non-refundable application fee of $40
  • Official high school transcript showing grade average, class rank (or approximate), and expected date of graduation
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6817 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6817 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3334 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Odessa

1002 - 1858 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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