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Wilkes University

48 months
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37622 USD/year
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About

Engage with diverse literatures and contexts to develop your critical thinking and writing skills as an English major at Wilkes University. Concentrations in digital humanities, literature, writing and education will prepare you for a wide range of careers.

Overview

Why Study English at Wilkes University ?

The close-knit community and co-curricular activities are hallmarks of the Wilkes English department.

As an English major, you spend a significant amount of time reading and writing. To thrive, you will need not only concentration, but conversation. No writer writes alone! Our faculty share their expertise and creativity, and welcome yours in and out of the classroom. You’ll be a vital part of the Kirby Hall community, the English Department’s home on campus.

What Will You Learn as an English Student?

  • Through an examination of American and world literature, you’ll develop critical thinking skills that will serve you in your professional and personal life. You’ll learn to effectively communicate your thoughts through exercises in academic, creative and workplace writing.
  • You’ll build an appreciation for and understanding of genres, including fiction, poetry, drama and nonfiction.
  • In our digital humanities courses, you’ll analyze and create literary and non-literary digital texts to enhance your experience in the remote work space.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studies in the American Novel: Writing Resistance
  • Technologies of the Book
  • Hawthorne and Melville
  • Introduction to Literature and Culture
  • Writing About Literature and Culture
  • Technical and Professional Writing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National Students : Wilkes University considers applications on a rolling basis. 

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application
  • Official High School Transcript(s) (in English). Original or certified true copy of the secondary school record.The academic report should include a list of subjects studied, a qualitative rating on a course-by-course basis and an overall rating
  • International students must present a sufficient English Language proficiency score to enroll as an undergraduate student.
  • Financial verification
  • Students must submit the main page of the passport with picture

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37622 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37622 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37622 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37622 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Wilkes Barre

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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