B.A. On Campus


Morehouse College

48 months
27038 USD/year
27038 USD/year
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English majors at Morehouse College gain an abiding appreciation of world literature and cultures—textual, visual, and digital—and acquire the interdisciplinary and intercultural skills in critical thinking and writing necessary to succeed in advanced studies in the humanities and all professional careers. 


The English major at Morehouse College offers three concentrations: Africana Literature and Cultural Studies, Traditional English Studies, and Writing. The program also offers minors in English, and journalism and sports. The program provides a comprehensive curriculum of traditional and contemporary course selections with robust offerings in the African American and Africana literary traditions. 

The faculty is devoted to the teaching of writing across disciplines, including research skills, literary and cultural criticism, creative writing, and journalism.

The programme

Morehouse students must be effective communicators whose abilities in reading, writing, speaking, and listening reflect their sustained intellectual preparation and commitment to humanistic inquiry. 

Courses in communication skills and language represent the effort of the department to meet students’ societal needs and interests and to broaden career opportunities for majors and minors. English provides a firm foundation for those interested in the fields of law and business or entrepreneurship because of its emphasis on communication skills, critical thinking, and cultural diversity.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Composition
  • World Literature
  • Survey of English Literature
  • Writing Skills Laboratory
  • History of the English Language
  • Principles of Speech Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete Admissions Application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Counselor/School Evaluation Form
  • Official SAT or ACT scores without Writing
  • TOEFL (required of applicants from countries where English is not the native language)
  • Teacher Recommendation
  • Affidavit of Support & Bank Statement
  • Admissions Inteview Instructions

Tuition Fee

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    27038 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 27038 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27038 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

945 - 1751 USD /month
Living costs

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


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