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English, Master of Arts (M.A.)

Bassard, Dr. Katherine C.
Director, Master of Arts in English Program
kcbassar@vcu.edu
(804) 828-1331

Admission requirements summary

English, Master of Arts (M.A.)
Indicate specialization:
Literature or Writing and Rhetoric
Degree:

M.A.
Semester(s)
of entry:

Fall
Spring
Deadline
dates:

Mar 1
Nov 15
Test
requirements:

GRE-General

The Department of English offers a program leading to a Master of Arts in English with courses in literature, and writing and rhetoric.

Students may pursue either of the following programs of study:

Student learning outcomes

  1. Develop advanced reading and writing skills
  2. Engage theoretical and/or textual/bibliographical scholarship
  3. Conduct original research and advance an original argument under faculty direction
  4. Explain and defend original research in a formal presentation or defense
  5. Survey the professional and academic work to which the degree leads

 

 

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