Whether you’re looking to hone your creative writing craft, examine classic and contemporary works, or develop your research, analytical and presentation skills, ACU’s Master of Arts in English can take your language and literature proficiency to the next level.
We’re one of a few M.A. in English programs that incorporates faith into the curriculum, and we offer one-on-one mentorship, small class sizes and a diverse faculty of Christian scholars. We also have graduate assistantship opportunities focused on tutoring, teaching and research. Learn more about these opportunities.
Specialize in one of three areas:
Creative writing: Graduate with a completed short story collection, poetry chapbook, novella or memoir.
Composition and rhetoric: Prepare to teach composition with advanced training in current pedagogical rhetoric theory.
Literature: Explore the critical and theoretical approaches to texts written in various literary periods by writers from across the spectrum.
An M.A. in English not only can advance your career, but it can serve as a stepping stone to continued study in an M.F.A. or Ph.D. program.
Ready to write your future and be a part an exciting master’s program? Apply now or contact us for more information today.
|Degree||Master of Arts in English (M.A.)|
|Program length||24 months|
|Application deadline for Fall 2017||August 11, 2017|
You will take courses such as:
Writing samples will not be returned unless a self-addressed, stamped envelope is provided;
See full ACU graduate admissions requirements here.