MA in English Application Process

Applying to Master of Arts in English without assistantship funding (continually accepted throughout year):

  • Application for Graduate Admission (submit online)
  • English Department MA/MFA Application Form (attach to application for graduate admission)
  • Non-refundable $50 application fee (may be paid via online, mail, or telephone)
  • Official transcripts from all schools attended, other than Northern Michigan University 
  • Requirements for international students:
    • Independent evaluation of transcripts
    • Declaration and certification of finances
    • TOEFL score

Send application materials to:   Office of Graduate Education & Research, Northern Michigan University, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855.


If you have any questions, please contact:

Department of English (906) 227-2711  
MA Program Director:  Lesley Larkin,

Office of Graduate Education & Research (906) 227-2300