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Graduate School

Master of Arts in English

Program Requirements Graduate School Application Deadline  Program Application Deadline Additional Program Application Required?
Minimum combined score of 900 (converted) on the GRE with special emphasis on verbal portion
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) in all upper-level English courses

For Spring 2016
apply by
December 7, 2015
For Spring 2016
apply by
December 7, 2015


Frequently Asked Questions

What concentrations and specializations do you offer?
We offer concentrations in literary studies and creative writing.

Are there graduate assistantships available?
A limited number of graduate assistantships are available. Contact us if you are interested in applying! For more information about the graduate assistant appointment process, click here.

When will decisions be made regarding program admission?
Applications will be considered as they are received. Once a complete application has been made (including all transcripts and test scores), applicants will usually be notified of a decision within four weeks. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Next steps...

Ready to apply?
Please submit your application, transcripts, and test scores well in advance of deadlines published above. For more information about the Graduate School admission process, as well as the online application, please click here.

Program Cost
ULM has long been known for providing quality education at an affordable cost. Cost per credit hour varies based upon the number credit hours taken per semester, and approximate tuition and fee information is provided by the University Controller. Approximate cost of attendance can be found here.

Graduate Catalog
The catalog outlines university policies, tuition and fees, extensive program and degree information, and serves as your primary resource for all matters pertaining to your graduate studies and campus life. Click the links below for catalog information specific to each program.

English, M.A.

Still have questions? 

Contact our program coordinator for more information:

Dr. Janet Haedicke
Professor, English
College of Arts, Education and Sciences
Walker Hall 3-98