North Carolina State University

College of Humanities & Social Sciences



P.O. Box 7622

Campus Box 7102

Raleigh, NC 27695

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

NCSU offers the MA in English with five concentrations representing distinctive dimensions of this evolving discipline: American and British literature, world literature, linguistics, rhetoric and composition, and film studies. United by a common emphasis on research and critical thinking, the five options offer diverse perspectives and methods for exploring culture and language in myriad forms and circumstances. Students explore foundational theories and methods in their concentration coursework and select from a wide range of elective courses to pursue their developing research interests, culminating in an individually designed capstone project. The programs include 32-33 hours of coursework and research. Please visit our website.


NC State is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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