• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Killeen, TX, United States
The Bachelor of Arts in English at Texas A&M University Central Texas prepares students to enter diverse professions in both the public and private sector. English majors develop solid writing, critical thinking, and analytical skills.
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As an English major at Texas A&M University Central Texas, you will explore how language and literature shape our culture and your identity. 

Our program combines technological and creative skills to build communication and interpersonal skills that will enable you to transform a variety of perspectives into practical and meaningful communications in the workplace and community.

The English program prepares students to enter many diverse professional fields. English majors develop solid writing skills that can be applied to graduate studies, teaching, or a career in public or private sectors. 

Educational Opportunity

Our program teaches technological and creative skills that engage students’ intellects and equips them with the training needed for a diverse workforce. In addition, our program provides the communication, analytical and interpersonal skills that are highly valued by today’s employers.  

As an English major, you can expect to develop as a writer and critical thinker. You will learn how to analyze language and literature and to discuss how these ways of seeing shape our culture and your identity. 

Equipped with these skills, our graduates develop into lifelong learners that possess the ability to turn a variety of perspectives into practical and meaningful workplace and community solutions.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Areas Of Focus
  • Rhetoric and composition
  • English language and linguistics
  • Teacher preparation
  • Critical and literary analysis
  • Creative writing
  • Film and popular culture
  • Program Informat

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 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

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative transfer GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Minimum 30 academic, college-level transferable semester hours
  • Must be eligible to return to all previously attended institutions
  • Applicants pursuing an Applied Science or Aviation Science degree may meet this requirement utilizing select workforce education credit from an approved Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree upon completion of 45 hours, to include all general education courses within the AAS.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7372 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7372 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2308 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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