Why study English at APSU?
The English M.A. offers a strong generalist program that prepares students in American and British literature. Students may pursue a Creative Writing or Linguistics concentration as part of the English M.A. To view the courses within the program, please visit the graduate bulletin. Admissions requirements may be found here.
Professors and students alike benefit from and enjoy the individual instruction and mentoring our graduate program offers. The ratio of graduate students to graduate faculty is approximately 2:1, ideal for students who want help in developing their particular talents. Graduate students join faculty in mentoring and teaching undergraduate students and in conducting and presenting research. Our graduate students have gone on to teach in high schools and universities, work as writers and editors, and pursue further studies in Ph.D. programs across the country.
Contact the Graduate Coordinator, Dr. Mercy Cannon, if you would like more information about the graduate program.
What Do English Master of Arts Majors Do After Graduation?
English Master of Arts majors go on to pursue many different paths:
Secondary School Teachers
Various other careers that will benefit from an employee's strong critical thinking