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2 months
285 USD/credit
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The English BA course at the American Public University teaches you to organize thoughts and ideas, and express them with eloquence and clarity as you explore English, American, and world literature. 


Course Details

Explore English, American, and world literature as you sharpen your ability to organize thoughts and express ideas effectively in writing with the English BA course at the American Public University.

Examine literature in the context of its characteristics, understanding its relevance, and its interpretation among diverse readers. Coursework includes linguistics, fiction, poetry, and literary theory. APU’s bachelor's degree in English concludes with a senior seminar in which you will conduct academic research in an area of interest.

Throughout this English BA program, you interact with scholarly faculty. Professors have included authors, poets, editors, journalists, and novelists. You will also have 24/7 access to APU’s online library with thousands of books, databases, media sources, and research guides.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • General 
  • Literature 
  • Writing and Communication 

What You Will Do

  • Effectively express ideas and evidence in writing
  • Analyze literary works and written materials, including how a piece could be interpreted differently by diverse readers
  • Discuss the history and characteristics of various literary periods and genres
  • Show your knowledge of literature in the British and American canon and beyond and interpret works against your own cultural experience

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linguistics
  • Research, Analysis, and Writing
  • History of the English Language
  • British Fiction
  • British Poetry
  • American Fiction

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant


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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