Specialize in the study of literature, creative writing or TESOL.
A graduate degree in English helps you prepare for the future.
The M.A./J.D. is available only to candidates who are concurrently enrolled in the School of Law. Ordinarily, students complete the first year of the J.D. before beginning the M.A. in English.
M.A. - none
Ph.D. - GRE
M.A. Assistantship: February 1
M.A.: 6 weeks before classes start
Ph.D.: January 15
Read some of the most fascinating works of literature ever written. Develop your writing voice. Prepare to inspire the world with your ideas.
Alpha Mu Phi is USD's local Sigma Tau Delta chapter. This organization's central purpose is to confer distinction upon students of the English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate and professional studies.
Assistant Professor Prentiss Clark presents "How to Say Things with Genre: American Essays, Novels, and Poems as Test Case."