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The English & Humanities program helps to prepare students for senior-level careers in fields such as academia, publishing, grant/professional writing, government, and the non-profit sector.

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English & Humanities (M.A.)

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This guide will give you a better understanding of the advantages that come with the completion of an M.A. in English & Humanities and discuss how pursuing such a degree can prepare you for success in a variety of industries and professional positions.

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English & Humanities (M.A.)

Marymount's 33-credit Master of Arts in English and Humanities is a flexible, student-centered, interdisciplinary program of study that immerses students in the unique cultural resources and opportunities of the Washington, DC, area while deepening their understanding of the human condition.


  • The program’s small seminar classes engage students with the world of ideas through close textual study, individual research, and classroom discussion.