Take your study of literature to the next level while also learning how to become an effective teacher of college writing.
The master's in English stresses the importance of gaining breadth in the study of literature and literary periods. Coursework focuses on academic writing conventions and gaining advanced critical tools. You'll develop as an independent scholar with opportunities to practice research and revision.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
- 30 (thesis option) or 32 (non-thesis option)
Why earn a master's degree in English?
English M.A. Programs
Work closely with faculty who are internationally recognized scholars and authors.
Interact with world-renowned authors at the annual UND Writers Conference.
Get involved with Floodwall Magazine, which publishes creative works by UND students.
Join the UND English Graduate Student Association.
Enjoy individual attention from faculty with an average class size of only eight students.
What can you do with a master's degree in English?
Master's Degree in English Courses
Leader in English
Open Mic Night provides students a creative outlet to express themselves.