English (M.A.) (Combined B.A./M.A.)

Program Requirements

Core Courses
ENGL 514Seminar in Literary Research3
ENLT 514Theoretical Approaches to Literature 13
Master's Thesis
ENGL 698Master's Thesis3
Submit the completed Thesis original and one copy to the Graduate School. See Thesis Guidelines for details.
Complete 8 courses from the following: 224
Seminar in American Literature
Seminar in British Literature
Graduate Writing Seminar
Seminar in Teaching Literature
Shakespeare Studies: Tragedies
Shakespeare Studies: Comedies
Shakespeare Studies: Histories
Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama
Victorian Studies II: Novel
Victorian Studies III: Poetry
Turn-of-the-Century British Writers
The Modern British Novel
Modern British and Irish Poetry
Studies in Early American Literature
American Romanticism
Poe, Hawthorne, and Melville
American Realism
Modern American Fiction
Modern American Poetry
Recent American Fiction
American Drama
Black American Women Writers
Teaching Literature through the Critical Essay
Independent Study in British Literature
Independent Study in American Literature
Seminar in International Literature
Ancient Tragedy
Ancient Epic
The Hebrew Bible/Old Testament as Literature
The Romantic Movement
Ibsen, Strindberg, and Shaw
Major Writers of Africa and the African Diaspora
Trends in the Contemporary Novel
Special Topics in Film Studies
Science Fiction
Independent Study: International Literature