University of New Hampshire

College of Liberal Arts



105 Main St., Thompson Hall

Durham, NH 03824

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.- English (literature, composition), M.S.T.- English; M.A. - English Language and Linguistics; M.A. - English Literature

Format: Campus

Program Description:


The Department of English at the University of New Hampshire offers a full range of courses and faculty expertise in nearly all fields of literary, language, and creative writing study. However, our particular strengths are in Early Modern studies, American Studies, ethnic literature, New England studies, and gender studies. 

We offer the following graduate degrees in literature, language, and creative writing:  Ph.D., Literature track; Ph.D., Composition track; M.A., Option in  Literature; M.A., Option in English Language and Linguistics; M.F.A. in Creative Writing, Options in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry Writing; M.S.T., Master of Science in Teaching.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

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