Students who in the course of pursuing the certificate in writing/rhetoric or who upon completing the certificate wish to earn an M.A. in English must apply for entrance into the M.A. program. They may count their certificate coursework toward fulfilling the requirements of the M.A. in English with a concentration in rhetoric/writing. Those who wish to earn the M.A. in English with a concentration in literature must fulfill all the requirements of the literature track.
Students who have the M.A. in English may apply to take the certificate in rhetoric/writing.