Monmouth University

Monmouth University

English (MA)


Graduate Admission Office

400 Cedar Avenue

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

English (MA)

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in English is a wide-ranging program that allows students from various backgrounds to pursue a course of study that meets their interests and goals. Whether taking a step toward further graduate study, completing the post-baccalaureate study requirement for secondary education teachers, or seeking to enhance job credentials with advanced skills in research and writing, this program offers a broad range of courses and allows intensive study of special subjects in close collaboration with faculty.

This program is designed with traditional as well as non-traditional students in mind by offering both evening and summer classes. The curriculum allows students great flexibility in personalizing programs to meet their own academic, personal, and career goals without sacrificing the individual attention that is a hallmark of a Monmouth education.

The MA in English at Monmouth University provides students with advanced preparation to enter PhD programs or pursue a variety of careers. Students can choose from three different concentrations: Creative Writing, Literature or Rhetoric and Writing. 

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999