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A GVSU Masters of English (M.A.) classroom. Photo taken pre-COVID.

English, M.A.

The Master of Arts in English offers students and professionals an opportunity to deepen literary knowledge, sharpen critical skills, and strengthen expository writing.


5%
U.S. Job Growth by 2025
Small Class Sizes Mean Intensive Student-Faculty Interaction
Award-Winning Teachers Committed to Academic Rigor

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

Most courses are offered in the evenings, making it ideal for working professionals and those who are considering the pursuit of a Ph.D. Students can complete the program in the standard two years. Visit gvsu.edu/grad/english for admission requirements.

Why Study English at Grand Valley?

The M.A. program at Grand Valley State University has many advantages:


Program Details