Tarleton State University offers an online Master of Arts degree in English. This English degree is ideal for either those who wish to pursue a PhD or individuals interested in continuing their teaching careers at the secondary level. The flexible program offers the choice between a thesis or non-thesis track; both tracks require students to take the Methods of Research and Research Analysis course and a written comprehensive examination.
The thesis track is designed for students whose goal is to obtain a PhD for the purpose of teaching at a collegiate level or to conduct scholarship beyond the master level. The non-thesis track is for students planning on teaching at the secondary level.
- A bachelor's degree
- A 3.0 GPA
- Writing sample
- Three references
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges