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Students in Library

The courses in the M.A. are designed for various purposes. Gateway courses are meant to introduce or re-introduce you to literary criticism, graduate research, and literary history. Seminars are advanced courses in literature, writing, and special topics. Practica give selected students valuable experience in teaching and editing. Other enriching electives are offered in the History of the English Language and Studies Abroad.

Spring 2016 Courses:

ENG 5730
Pedagogical Studies

ENG 5850
Readings in British Literature III

ENG 6200
Creative Seminar: Poetry

"I consider my masters work at Belmont the most rewarding part of my graduate studies in English Literature. As a member of graduate faculty myself now, I try my best to emulate the exceptional instructional and mentoring practices of my professors at Belmont.”
 -Masood Raja, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English, Kent State University