18 months
1281 USD/credit 25620 USD/year
522 USD/credit 10440 USD/year
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The English program from University of Missouri–St. Louis contributes in substantial and measurable ways to the development and enhancement of the region's humanities workforce.


Key Features

The English program from University of Missouri–St. Louis, a 30 credit-hour degree with concentrations in either literature or composition and rhetoric, furthers the education and advances the professional skills of teachers in high schools and middle schools in the St. Louis area; it prepares students for PhD programs in English studies, American studies, and composition; it prepares students for employment in community colleges as teachers of composition; and it provides opportunities for members of the St. Louis community to broaden their understanding of literature.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Study in English
  • Literary Criticism 
  • Feminist Critical Theory 
  • Studies in Middle English Literature
  • Renaissance Literature 
  • Eighteenth-Century Literature 
  • Studies in Poetry 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form - Refer to the international student application and $40 application fee.
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official transcripts - Students in their final year of a bachelor's program should submit transcripts for all semesters completed thus far. Students who have already completed a degree must submit final transcripts and degree certificates.
  • Most graduate programs also require additional materials, including letters of recommendation, writing samples, and/or GRE and GMAT scores. Please review the degree profile for your program to view a complete list of requirements. Note that letters of recommendation must be sent directly from the author - do not send photocopies or scans of recommendations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1281 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    10440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 522 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 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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