Students may apply for the 4+1 program at the beginning of the first semester of their junior year. Applications will be evaluated by the MA graduate program director and faculty of the department. Students would be notified of acceptance at the beginning of the second semester of their junior year. The 4+1 MA would require students to take eight graduate-level publishing courses, excluding PB 680, PB 683, PB 688, PB 691, PB 692 (graduate versions of the required courses listed below). Consult the Graduate Catalog for descriptions of graduate publishing classes.
Students must complete all requirements for the BA degree by the end of the senior year and are required to complete the following courses as part of their degree: