The degree program consists of 33 credit hours. Students have the option of completing a Thesis or a Capstone Project, dependent on their academic goals for the program. All students take a foundational course, Graduate Writing and Research, which is a prerequisite for the other courses.
Students choosing the Thesis option will complete two semesters (6 credit hours) of research credit. Other students will complete an additional course, World Literature, and the Capstone Project course.
|Required Courses ||Credits |
|ENG 514 Graduate Writing & Research ||3 |
Capstone Project Option ||Credits |
|9 Courses at 500 level ||27 |
|ENG 620 Capstone Project ||3 |
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|Thesis Option ||Credits |
|8 Courses at 500 level ||24 |
|ENG 625 Thesis ||6 |
|Total Credits Required ||33 |