24 months
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545 USD/credit 9810 USD/year
545 USD/credit 9810 USD/year
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About

A Master of Arts in English degree at Liberty University is a 36-hour, graduate-level degree in English language and literature.  

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Overview

The purpose of the Master of Arts in English degree at Liberty University is to equip students, within a Christian, biblical worldview, to pursue further studies in English language arts at the doctoral level, as well as to prepare for careers related to the field. 

The M.A. in English provides students with the opportunity to study the texts of literature in English and the western tradition, the critical tradition pertaining to these texts, and critical approaches to interpreting texts, as well as a background in research methods and the practice of writing and in the linguistic characteristics of English throughout its history, offered in advanced degree programs in English.

Career Opportunities for Master of Arts in English Graduates

  • College or secondary teacher
  • Editor
  • Publisher
  • Journalist
  • Author
  • Public Relations worker

Accreditation

Liberty University is Accredited by SACSCOC.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Christian Poetics
  •  Bibliography and Research
  • Advanced Literary Criticism
  • World Literatures

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Official bachelor’s degree transcripts with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing. Admission on caution granted on a case-by-case basis

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 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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