12 months
Duration
2432 USD/credit 72960 USD/year
1628 USD/credit 48840 USD/year
1628 USD/credit 48840 USD/year
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About

The M.A. in English at University of Louisiana at Lafayette addresses the professional needs of a variety of students: those who plan to continue in a Ph.D. program, those who want to teach at the high school or college levels, and those who wish to acquire professional training in writing or research. 

Overview

All doctorates in English from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette have a foundation in British and American language and literature, thus students receive a broad education in the discipline that prepares them for teaching, further research, and a diverse range of careers. Both thesis and non-thesis options are available.

Key Features 

  • The Graduate School offers a variety of doctoral, master's, graduate certificate, and non-degree programs. Review the listing to the left for descriptions and contact information for each.
  • Graduate Coordinators are graduate faculty within each graduate program who are a point of contact for graduate students, both prospective and current. 

Programme Structure

M.A. students choose one of the following areas of concentration:

  • Literary and Cultural Studies 
  • Folklore 
  • Linguistics
  • Rhetoric & Composition
  • Creative Writing
  • Professional Writing
  • TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • have (or soon have) a bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) from a regionally accredited university. Learn more about how to provide proof of degree.
  • demonstrate English language proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) if you are an international applicant. Learn more about who is required to demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • provide additional application materials (including GRE/GMAT) depending on the degree program to which you're applying.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    72960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2432 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    48840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1628 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    48840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1628 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lafayette

925 - 1320 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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