• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) , OK,
Students in the English Department achieve a breadth of historical and critical exposure, chiefly but not exclusively in British, American and Irish literature and culture. 

About

Opportunities may include creative writing workshops taught by novelists or poets of national and international reputation. Classes characteristically are small (15-20 students) and emphasize lecture and discussion. Approaches to critical writing go hand in hand with approaches to critical reading and essay examinations and term papers typically are required.

Extracurricular life originating in the Faculty of English is rich and varied. An undergraduate literary magazine is published annually, and there are close ties to performances in the Faculties of Theatre and Music, as well as to special programs in related disciplines such as art, communication, foreign languages, and history. In addition, undergraduates benefit from a number of guest lecturers, visiting artists, and special conferences brought to campus each year by the English department..

Students who complete the undergraduate program will:

  • Develop greater familiarity with literature in the Anglophone world.
  • Develop critical writing skills.
  • Learn to analyze, interpret and contextualize cultural texts critically.
  • Detailed Programme Facts

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Introduction to College Writing
    • Exposition and Argumentation
    • Poetry and the Modern World
    • Conversion Narratives
    • Reading Narrative: The World in the Book
    • Russian Poetry
    • Visual Confessions: Russian and European Cinema
    • Shakespeare
    • Literary Constructions of the Self
    • African-American Autobiography
    • Images of the American West
    • American Culture(s): Voice(s) and Vision(s)
    • Reading American Culture
    • Literary Genders: Masculine Mystique/Feminine Myth

    English Language Requirements

    You only need to take one of these language tests:

    • Minimum required score:

      79

      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    • Minimum required score:

      550

      The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    Academic Requirements

    • Application for admission
    • Official high school transcript – If you have a GED, you must submit an official record of your scores (not the diploma) and a final high school transcript from the last date attended.
    • SAT or ACT results (the writing component is not required); Superscore will be used for admission and scholarship decisions.
    • Counselor Recommendation (on the Common App, please submit the school report AND a counselor recommendation)
    • Non-refundable $50 application fee
    • English proficiency tests

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      40484 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 40484 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      40484 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 40484 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Oklahoma City

    • 911 - 1460 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

    Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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