M.A. Students at 2015 Graduation ReceptionMaster of Arts in English (M.A.)

The department offers two options for the Master of Arts degree (M.A.) in English: Literature and Rhetoric & Writing Studies. These MA programs extend and deepen knowledge acquired in undergraduate studies and serve a variety of students, including those who seek careers as middle school, high school and community college educators, and those interested in pursuing doctoral (Ph.D.) studies.

To apply to either option, see the admission requirements.


Dr. John C. Beynon –Email – 559.278.2240

Please email coordinator for information or advising.