Carnegie Mellon University

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Master of Arts in English


5000 Forbes Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in English

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Carnegie Mellon's MA in English, with Concentrations in Rhetoric or Literary and Cultural Studies, is a flexible, two-semester program that prepares students for PhD work or for secondary-school teaching. The Concentration in LCS provides a bridge between traditional English majors and advanced training in literary and cultural theory. The Concentration in Rhetoric provided a generalist track for those wanting to explore the field, as well as special tracks in Discourse Studies and Intercultural Rhetoric.


Middle States

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 544 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 39140 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 39140 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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