Become a researcher in English studies while establishing your own expertise in the field.
As you prepare for a career in higher education, you will gain a strong foundation in the study of literature, in the teaching of college English, and in the disciplinary conventions that guide writing and research in English Studies. Balancing broad preparation with a commitment to helping students develop their own areas of research specialization, the Ph.D. program at UND provides you with a great deal of individualized attention.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 5 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a doctorate in English?
English at UND
Learn in small classes averaging just eight students.
Be a part of a department that takes good teaching seriously and take advantage of opportunities to expand and improve your own teaching skills
Participate in professional development activities through the UND English Graduate Student Association.
Interact with world-renowned authors at the annual UND Writers Conference.
Work closely with faculty who are internationally recognized scholars.
Apply for a graduate teaching assistantship.
English Ph.D. Careers
English Ph.D. Courses
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Open Mic Night provides students a creative outlet to express themselves.