2 years
Aug Jan
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 21,000
Foreign students
USD 21,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Due to the structure of the M.A. curriculum, students are able to tailor their academic program to meet their special interests. The program prepares students for many different careers and programs. M.A. graduates go on to complete doctoral degree programs and find success in professional settings, such as college and secondary-education and business.

Valdosta State University offers a wide array of services that support student research. Odum Library has more than 350,000 volumes, including several special collections, and it subscribes to more than 2,700 periodicals. It also provides an on-line catalogue and database searches, interlibrary loan facilities, and access to websites and library catalogues all over the world.

Entry Requirements

  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally- accredited institution.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale. This GPA may be cumulative or in the undergraduate English major.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English (based on country of citizenship) must submit official scores on the TOEFL exam. 

* International applicants whose first language is not English but who have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher from a U.S. institution may be exempt from the TOEFL requirement.