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Graduate program

Cockefair Hall

Graduate students may choose the MFA in Creative Writing or the MA in English, which focuses on literary study. Two additional tracks are available for the MA, including Language and Literature, and Manuscript, Print Culture, and Editing. The Department also participates in the University's Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program.


MA

MFA

Interdisciplinary PhD

Assistantships

Course descriptions






















Application Forms

Application for Admission to English Graduate Studies (PDF)

UMKC Application

Sample Statement of Purpose (PDF)

Graduate Teaching Assistantship Application (PDF)


Programs of Study

Literature Program of Study

Language and Literature Program of Study

Manuscript, Print Culture, and Editing Program of Study


Helpful Resources

Grad Resource

Getting into Grad School

Purdue’s Online Writing Lab


Contact information

English Department

816-235-1305


Director of Graduate Studies

Dr. John Barton
Cockefair Hall 112
816-235-5206
E-mail


Admissions

816-235-1111

www.umkc.edu/admissions

120 Administrative Center

University of Missouri-Kansas City

5100 Rockhill Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2499