West Texas A&M University | WTAMU .WT is located in Canyon, Texas.Established in 1910, the University has been part of The Texas A&M University System since 1990. Master of Arts in English – 100% Online
If your passions include teaching, writing, editing, the law, or delving intensely into great books, our online M.A in English program is designed for you. Many of our graduates go on to teach at the high school level or continue on to doctoral programs to pursue teaching at the college level.
Other graduates go on to law school or pursue careers in writing, editing, publishing and other fields.
Our online program offers courses that are designed to provide advanced learning in:
American and World Literatures
Courses are 100% online
Multiple Start Terms – begin in fall, spring, or summer
No GRE required for admission
Thesis and non-thesis options available
33 hours of course work can be completed in 1 year
We offer a multitude of funding opportunities including scholarships, grants, assistantships, and financial aid. For qualified students living the United States but outside of the State of Texas, we also offer an out of state tuition waiver. The out-of-state tuition waiver is applied to all out of state students living in the U.S. during their first semester. International students will pay international tuition and should reach out to the International Student Services Office for information on paying lower tuition rates via scholarship.
The M.A. in English program will help students hone their skills in writing, research and critical thinking.
Students in the program will learn from faculty with a broad range of educational and professional experience.
English graduates are well-positioned to pursue careers in a variety of industries. Possible careers include, but are not limited to:
Book Editing and Publishing
Government Policy Writing
Non-profit Agency and Social Work
Political Speech Writing
Technical and Creative Writing
West Texas A&M University | WTAMU