English Literature, Graduate Certificate

The graduate certificate provides students with a foundation in British, American, and World literature, and elective coursework in theory and more specialized author, period, and genre courses.

Program Highlights

  • The program enables students to meet HLC requirements for post-secondary teachers regarding graduate work in areas of instructional content. 

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  • Personal statement
  • A 10-20 page research-based, analytical writing sample
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals qualified to judge your academic potential
  • Resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Based Applicants International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling September 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

Time to Completion: 12 months

Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Abigail Bakke

Literature and English Studies Website