United States English PhD Programs and Doctorates
Requirements for a doctorate in English differ between school programs, but usually a written and oral exam are required. You may also write a dissertation based on your area of expertise or study.
- Binghamton, NYBinghamton, NY
Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)
Binghamton University's graduate program in English offers more than just the study of language and literature...
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
Loyola University Chicago
The Department of English offers M.A. and Ph.D. programs in literature and culture across three broad historical areas, with a special emphasis in textual studies. A balanced education in literature, theory, and cultural studies. You do not have to c...
- Chestnut Hill, MAChestnut Hill, MA
Opportunity to study with nationally recognized faculty in many periods, authors, and critical and theoretical streams.
- Saint Louis, MOSaint Louis, MO
Washington University in St Louis
- Lafayette, LALafayette, LA
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Bowling Green State University
M.A. Plan I -- Emphasis in Literary and Textual Studies, thesis required; M.A. Plan II -- a non-thesis option for students who plan to use the M.A. for a career or profession such as middle school or secondary English teaching, two-year college...
- Bowling Green, OH
- Bloomington, INBloomington, IN
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
- Columbus, OH
- Las Vegas, NVLas Vegas, NV
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Our M.A. program offers an option in traditional literary study, or an option in language and linguistic study. Our Ph.D. program focuses primarily on American and English literature, with a growing interest in minority literature. We are pleased to an...
- Tampa, FLTampa, FL
University of South Florida
The Department of English offers a broad study of British, American, and world literature, as well as Rhetoric and Composition. The M.A. in English develops literary, critical, and creative knowledge, preparing candidates for a variety of professional c...
- Tampa, FL
- Charlottesville, VACharlottesville, VA
University of Virginia
The graduate program in English at the University of Virginia has long been a distinguished one. At a time of rapid transition in the field of literary and cultural studies, we are intent upon sustaining our offerings in traditional historical periods,...
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
Highly qualified graduate students finish the in the Curriculum and Instruction English Education program prepared to meet the demands of the teaching profession in the 21st century. We offer a master’s, specialist, and Ph.D to students already certifie...
- Tallahassee, FL
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
City University Of New York, The Graduate Center
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
- Rochester, NYRochester, NY
University of Rochester
- Boston, MABoston, MA
Graduate Programs in English at Northeastern University The graduate program in English encompasses the study of British and American literature, literary history and theory, and rhetoric and composition, as well as linguistics. At Northeastern Unive...
- Boston, MA
- Athens, OHAthens, OH
- Fayetteville, ARFayetteville, AR
University of Arkansas
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
The English program at Temple enjoys a high reputation for teaching and research in both traditional and innovative areas of literary history, as well as in literary criticism. The graduate program prides itself on providing students with the advantages...
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
This innovative and regionally unique program provides students with employable skills in professional and technical communication, and invites students to work at the intersection of rhetorical, textual, and cultural studies.
- New Brunswick, NJNew Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University of New Jersey
- Bronx, NYBronx, NY
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offers academic preparation for the master's and doctorate in English Language and Literatures, and is linked to the New York Doctoral Consortium,which includes New York University, Columbia University, and the C...