Graduate Programs

Graduate Application linkThe Department of English awards graduate certificates, a Master of Arts in English, and a PhD in Rhetoric, Writing, and Professional Communication. This department has been a leader in online education for years and, as such, a number of our graduate degree programs are available entirely online. 

2015 grads

Our MA program regularly graduates students who go on to PhD and MFA programs. At left, May 2015 graduates pose in the apparel from the programs they were headed to in Fall 2015.

This is a hands-on program!

Graduate students worked as mentors and teachers of scientific communication while accompanying an undergraduate honors class to the NC Museum of Natural Sciences in February. Check out the images below for more details!