Master of Arts in English

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Graduate Program Director: Leah Knight –

Specialization: Text/Community/Discourse

Entry point: September

Program length: One year (3 terms)

Application deadline: February 1

How to apply:

  1. Check the university requirements and the program requirements.
  2. Complete the online application and submit the non-refundable application fee.
  3. You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:
  • Two academic references are required.
  • A statement (of no more than two pages in length) of your specific academic interests and your related background preparation, with particular attention to a topic or topics and potential supervisor(s) appropriate for the Major Research Paper component of the program.
  • A recent writing sample demonstrating your ability to generate an informed academic argument.


Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Brock University!