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Master of Arts
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Specialization in

American and English Literature

Admission Requirements Master of Arts

3 letters of recommendation with waiver forms, one-page statement of purpose, writing sample, two years of foreign language

Admission Requirements Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

a one-page statement of purpose, a writing sample, and three letters of reference accompanied by waiver forms

Additional Application from Department or School? no

Application Deadline

Spring 2014 - 12/13/13
Summer 2014 – 4/25/14
Fall 2014 – 7/18/14

Spring 2015 - 12/12/14
Summer 2015 - 4/24/15
Fall 2015 - 7/24/15

Exit Requirements Master of Arts

thesis: 30 semester hours and oral exam;
three-paper plan: 30 semester hours;
Oral examination: 36 semester hours, and oral exam

Exit Requirements Post-Baccalaureate Certificates

American and English Literature: 18 semester hours

Catalog Description
Department of English Language and Literature
Contact the Graduate Program Director

Graduate Program Director
Department of English
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville IL 62026-1431
(618) 650-2060

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