Important English MA Due Dates

Directed Studies (MA in English)

 

 BEFORE ENROLLING FOR DIRECTED STUDY CREDITS

directed-study form, completed and signed by student and project director (due to the MA director by end of semester prior to enrollment)

 AUGUST or JANUARY

draft of introduction (due to the study director)

SEPTEMBER or FEBRUARY

completed draft of 20-minute, 10-page presentation (due to study director)

NOVEMBER or APRIL 20-minute presentation (with bios and abstract)  

 

Theses (MA in English Research)

 

BEFORE ENROLLING FOR THESIS CREDITS

1-2-page prospectus with bibliography approved by the thesis committee (due to the MA program director by end of semester prior to enrollment)

SEPTEMBER (or FEBRUARY)

draft of introduction (due to the thesis director)

FIRST TERM OF THESIS YEAR

first half of the thesis (due to the thesis director)

FEBRUARY (or SEPTEMBER)

completed draft of the thesis (due to the thesis director)

MARCH (or OCTOBER)

completed thesis, revised and approved by the thesis director (due to the thesis committee)

APRIL (or NOVEMBER)

thesis announcement and defense