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The University of Vermont

M.A.
12 months
Duration
1720 USD/credit
1720 USD/credit
683 USD/credit
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About

The English degree offered by the University of Vermont provides seminars on topics in British, American, World and Post-Colonial literatures, as well as course in rhetoric and composition and critical theory.

Overview

The English degree offered by the University of Vermont combines the history of literatures in English, from the Medieval period to the 21st century, with literary theory and cultural criticism. The department also has graduate faculty who specialize in Film and Television Studies, and Rhetoric and Composition.

Why should you pursue an MA in English at The University of Vermont?

  • to improve your writing and analytical skills
  • to improve your credentials for a career teaching high school English
  • to prepare yourself to enter a PhD program in literature or a related discipline

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Shakespeare and Tragedy; with Professor Barnaby
  • Victorian Novel; with Professor Alexander
  • Survery of Literary Theory and Criticism; with Professor Fenton
  • Henry James; with Professor Fogel

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

The following materials should be submitted with your online application:

  • Contact information for all three people who will provide letters of recommendation 
  • One official transcript from each institution you have attended, including the one you currently attend 
  • Writing Sample (where required)
  • Test Scores (where required)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1720 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1720 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1720 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1720 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    683 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 683 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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