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English Master of Arts (MA)

Fordham University's M.A. in English program features seminars in English and American literature in the full range of periods and genres. Enrollment in the program may be full- or part-time.

Program Basics

Program Highlights

  • Improve close reading skills
  • Write with greater precision, creativity, and rigor
  • Attain a complex knowledge of literature from different periods
  • Learn and demonstrate knowledge of various theoretical approaches to the study of literature
  • Develop a fuller understanding of research strategies and practices