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Master of Arts in English

Create the next step in your career and enhance your skills in broad-based writing, creative writing, professional writing, or writing for children and young adults. Mount Mary University’s Master of Arts in English coed program blends professional writing instruction with graduate-level fundamentals creating a truly original learning experience.

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Shainah Reid

English M.A., ’12

Greendale, Wisconsin

“Mount Mary’s small class sizes allowed for individual attention where I was pushed to my potential. I love that every class and event I attended at Mount Mary had people I knew. With such a tight-knit family of students and professors, every person feels like part of something bigger.”

Mount Mary’s 30-credit Master of Arts in English program features:

  • Four areas of study to choose from to customize your experience and develop your abilities in areas that interest you
  • Flexible class schedules in evenings, weekends or in a hybrid (partially online) format so you can continue living life while achieving your master’s degree
  • Knowledgeable and award-winning instructors who are published authors
  • Opportunities to advance your career, pursue your goal of publishing, complete professional development to renew a K-12 teaching license or start a career teaching college-level English courses
  • Small class sizes that provide consistent interaction with fellow classmates and faculty

Take the Next Step at Mount Mary

Learn about current tuition rates and financial aid options. Check out the program's degree requirements. Contact your graduate admission counselor with any questions. Start creating your Mount Mary experience: Apply today!