Master of Arts in English
Louisiana Tech University

Program Details

Louisiana Tech University offers an online Master of Arts in English degree.  This program may enhance a student’s knowledge and training in British and American literature or technical writing.  Students enrolled in this English degree increase their knowledge on research techniques and scholarly practice while developing oral and written communication skills.  This English degree is designed to be thorough, comprehensive, and culturally broad, providing the platform students need to accomplish post-graduate work in English and other disciplines.  Graduates are prepared to pursue doctoral programs in English or teaching careers at the high school or junior college level; others will use this degree in English to pursue a technical writing concentration that will often lead to careers in business and government.


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • A statement of purpose
  • A portfolio writing sample of 15 pages of sustained writing

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges