Grad Student Advisors
Specific program requirements can be found in the graduate booklet.
Yes. All English graduate courses count toward the degree, as long as they fulfill a requirement or the student has room for an elective. Graduate courses taken outside the department may count as electives.
Courses taken outside the department may count as electives. The student should consult with the Graduate Coordinator and the student’s advisor before registering for such a course.
Information about transferring credit can be found on the Transfer Credit Policy webpage.
Please review pg. 8 of the English graduate booklet. Forms and instructions for Directed/Independent Study registration can be found on the Directed Study, Master’s Thesis, & Consortium Courses webpage.
My advisee is in the MA program and would like to apply to the PhD program. What is the internal application process?
An internal application form and online application must be completed by students who are currently enrolled in a degree program and who are applying for a different degree program within the same department (i.e. MA program to PhD program or Special student to degree program). The form and a link the ApplyYourself online application system can be found at the bottom of the Current Student page on the CSSH Graduate School website: http://www.northeastern.edu/cssh/graduate/current_students/.
Yes. FAQ pages for new students, current students, and prospective students can be found at http://www.northeastern.edu/english/graduate/faqs/.