Master of Arts in English


Thesis: 30 Semester Credit Hours
Program Information:
The Master of Arts in English prepares you to enter a PhD program or for a variety of careers. Many Master of Arts in English students take teaching jobs at private and public schools.
Career Opportunities:
Broadcast Media Companies, Television, Radio, Movie Industry, Trade, Professional or Consumer Publications, Public Relations, Federal and State Agencies.
Program Requirements:

  • Personal statement: Typed, minimum 300-word personal statement that briefly describes your career goals, aspirations, and timetable for completion of your proposed graduate studies 

Degree Plan for curriculum outline and catalog information.
Department Contact:
Department of Humanities
5201 University Boulevard
Anthony J. and Georgia A. Pellegrino Hall (PLG) 314
Laredo, TX 78041-1900
Phone: 956.326.2470
Email: graduateschool@tamiu.edu

Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 223
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: 956.326.3020