University of Texas of the Permian Basin, The



4901 East University Boulevard

Odessa, TX 79762

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A. - English

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The purpose of the Master of Arts program in English are at least five-fold: to train students to work with the materials of literature with scholarly competence and maturity; to prepare students to teach English in schools and colleges; to provide additional professional training for English teachers currently employed in elementary and secondary schools; to prepare students for such non teaching vocations as publishing, advertising, editing, civil service, and management; and to offer sound professional training on the master's level for students who intend to pursue a doctorate elsewhere in literary studies, including rhetoric and composition.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999