Graduate Programs in English

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 online. 

You can earn any of our graduate certificates entirely online. The Master of Arts in English can be earned online or face-to-face. The PhD in Rhetoric, Writing and Professional Communication can only be earned in our face-to-face program. Please use the links below to learn more about graduate programs in English at East Carolina, or contact us directly.