M.A. - English; M.Ed.-English
The master of arts degree program in English is designed to prepare the student for continuing graduate study in English or related fields; to enhance the student's intellectual and aesthetic life through the intense study of selected works of British, American and world literature; and to offeran introduction to areas of linguistic theory and application.
The master of education degree in English is designed to prepare students for continuing graduate study in English or related fields and to develop in students a substantial understanding of the subject matter of English (language, literature and composition) and related educational theory(philosophy, psychology and research). These understandings are intended to lead toward increased competence in teaching and curriculum development.
Teacher Education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and the University is a member of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. Applicants are also required to take one of the following admissions test: Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or General Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score.
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Tuition & Financial Aid
Cost Per Credit Hour:
$531.50 (PA Resident), $749.50 (Non-Resident) USD
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities I
Institution Sector: Public
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 5,000 - 9,999