All of our program’s areas of expertise—poetics, writing studies, literature, creative writing—centralize dialogue, experimentation, and collaboration.
We responsibly challenge received ideas in our disciplines with a passion for new approaches and a nuanced understanding of our histories.
- Our English degree at The University of Maine culminates with a professional portfolio our graduates use to advance their goals toward PhD or MFA programs, teaching careers, employment in the private or public-sector, or personal growth.
- Our graduate students are central actors in our intellectual community: they serve on committees, organize events, participate in research expos, and have their own symposium.
- Graduate Fiction Workshop
- Graduate Poetry Workshop
- Approaches to Reports, Proposals, and Grants in Academic and Workplace Settings
- Perspectives on Technical Editing and Information Design
- Topics in Professional and Technical Writing
- Studies in Literature
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Completed online application
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official transcript of all previous college or university work
- Official test scores
- $65 application fee
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National29214 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State9738 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.
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