Eastern Illinois University

College of Arts & Humanities



Communication Studies, Eastern Illinois University; 600 Lincoln Ave.

Charleston, IL 61920

United States


1-217-581- 3028



Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.- English; Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Staffed exclusively by Ph.D. holding faculty from major universities, the M.A. in English offers advanced study in literature, rhetoric, and creative writing. Students can expect to broaden their knowledge and deepen their understanding of literature and criticism, to improve their abilities to communicate effectively, to prepare for further graduate or professional study, and to enhance credentials for careers in teaching, writing, editing, and the professions. Graduate assistantships are available.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999