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English and Writing, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
La Grande, OR, United States
Are you creative and wish to live a socially engaged life within your community, region, nation and world? Do the habits of mind that enable people to become life-long learners appeal to you? If so, the English and Writing program at Eastern Oregon University for you.

Overview

The English and Writing program at Eastern Oregon University provides coursework in literature, rhetoric, and creative writing, preparing students to be critical, creative thinkers and effective communicators.

Opportunities

Graduates can research, analyze and communicate across a broad spectrum of situations and express themselves effectively to a varied audience. The key is the flexibility of a creative mind paired with skills that will never lose currency.

Careers

  • Lawyers  
  • Policy analysts 
  • Technical writers  
  • Editors 
  • Media designers  
  • Journalists 
  • Writers  
  • Educators

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Shakespeare
  • Approaches to Grammar
  • Methods of Tutoring
  • Introduction to News Writing
  • Introduction to Fiction Writing
  • Introduction to Poetry Writing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    500

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Application for Undergraduate Admission
  • Application fee
  • Official academic transcripts
  • Affidavit of Support and financial documents
  • Photocopy of passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20160 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20160 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7515 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7515 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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