Master of Arts in English Literature
Mercy College

Program Details

Whether you want to teach or pen your first novel, Mercy College offers an online MA in English to help you reach your career goals.  This curriculum can prepare you for a PhD program or numerous professional positions where clear communication and comprehension is sought.  This graduate degree is taught by experts in the field and encompasses:

  • Theory & Advanced Methodologies of Literary Criticism
  • British Literature
  • Traditional Authors
  • Literature of Diverse Cultural and Historic Traditions


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Writing sample

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education