About the Program
In consultation with a faculty adviser, students in the English and Media Studies program of Rutgers University tailor their coursework to meet their academic needs and complete a capstone project that directly relates to their professional goals. Our graduates have gone on to study at the doctoral level, to teach at secondary schools or community colleges, and to pursue careers in publishing, academic administration, library science, and non-profit management among others.Faculty research interests cover all historical period of Anglophone literature in addition to film, new media, writing studies, linguistics, and rhetoric. Just in the past few years, our faculty have won prestigious awards and fellowships, such as the Pulitzer and Guggenheim, published books with leading academic presses, and seen their creative work on The New York Times best-sellers list.
- 1 Professional Seminar in English & Media Studies (3)
- 1 Seminar in Theory and Criticism (3)
- 7 electives (21)
- 1 Independent Study: Capstone Project (3)
- Submission of a Capstone Project
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Creative Writing Media Studies & Mass Media View 382 other Masters in Creative Writing in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Transcript(s) from degree-granting institutions
- A minimum of three letters of reference from individuals who can attest to the applicant’s academic abilities
- A personal statement describing your career goals and reasons for pursuing a master’s degree
- A critical writing sample of approximately 15-20 pages
- GRE not required
International29952 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14976 USD per semester during 12 months.
National29952 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14976 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State18168 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9084 USD per semester during 12 months.
Living costs for Camden
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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