United States Campus English PhD Programs and Doctorates
Unlike master’s programs, an English doctorate usually allows the student to study an area of expertise. Whether this expertise is writing, editing, teaching or library studies, you're sure to find yourself learning more every day.
- Chestnut Hill, MAChestnut Hill, MA
Opportunity to study with nationally recognized faculty in many periods, authors, and critical and theoretical streams.
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New York University
A leading national center for the study of literature, language, and writing, the Department of English welcomes qualified applicants who wish to pursue advanced study. Students take a varied curriculum to earn an M.A. or a Ph.D. degree in English an...
- Indiana, PAIndiana, PA
Indiana University Of Pennsylvania
You’ll intensify your literary instincts and gain new insight through IUP’s doctoral degree in English Literature and Criticism...
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
If you could choose the ideal college -- one that provided you powerful resources (world class faculty, facilities, technology, and academics) for personal learning (small classes, with extensive faculty interaction and contact) -- you would choose B...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
Columbia University in the City of New York's English and Comparative Literature Department offers a broad range of courses in traditional and emerging fields of literary and cultural study. The advanced "Literature in English" subject test of the G.R.E...
- Grand Forks, NDGrand Forks, ND
University of North Dakota
The Master of Arts in English stresses the acquisition of a broad foundation of discipline-specific knowledge and critical tools. To this end, the Department provides quality graduate instruction in literature in English, literary criticism and theory,...
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The Department of English offers graduate study leading to the MA, MFA in Creative Writing, and PhD in Rhetoric and Professional Communication degrees. The MA program has four areas of emphasis: Creative Writing, English Studies for Teachers, Literat...
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of Southern California
The doctoral program in the English Department at the University of Southern California offers students a rich array of courses offerings in all histo...
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago
- Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D. has cultural studies emphasis.M.F.A. has programs in poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction.
- Eugene, OREugene, OR
University of Oregon
English - Doctorate
- Claremont, CAClaremont, CA
Claremont Graduate University
The CGU English Department is characterized by personal attention, small seminars, and flexibility in designing individual courses of study. The English program emphasizes breadth in American and British literatures as well as areas of concentration in...
- Louisville, KYLouisville, KY
University of Louisville
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The Department of English offers diverse opportunities for professional development to graduate students, including development of scholarly and teaching portfolios, participation in critical and literary study groups, a fiction and poetry reading serie...
- Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GA
Georgia State University
The Department of English offers programs leading to the Master of Arts (M.A.) in English, with several specializations (literature in English, creative writing, and rhetoric and composition); the Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Creative Writing (poetry...
- Morgantown, WVMorgantown, WV
West Virginia University
The Graduate Program in English at WVU provides a strong sense of community among faculty and students, a wide range of research opportunities in literary and cultural studies, and professional and creative writing. We also offer extensive teaching expe...
- Stillwater, OKStillwater, OK
Oklahoma State University
The study of English literature and language is fundamental to any education.
- Milwaukee, WIMilwaukee, WI
The master of arts program in English provides broad coverage of the texts of English and American literature. Through courses and seminars, students develop extensive knowledge of literature and demonstrate skill in writing.
- Norfolk, VANorfolk, VA
Old Dominion University
- Hempstead, NYHempstead, NY
Students engage in a rich experience of coursework in language, culture, reading, writing, literature, and assessment. Field placements in school, family, and community settings, give students hands-on experiences working with children and adolescents.
- Auburn, ALAuburn, AL
Graduate students in English Studies at Auburn can be assured of a rewarding and supportive experience. We offer a well-funded, dynamic experience as a GTA, grants for research and travel, an outstanding faculty working in all areas of English Studies,...
- Murfreesboro, TNMurfreesboro, TN
Middle Tennessee State University