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M.A. Literature Thesis & Non-Thesis Options

Master’s Essay The M.A. Master’s Essay requires revision of a scholarly essay of 25 to 30 pages, the approximate length of a journal article, and reformulation of this essay to the 7 to 8 pages appropriate for presentation at a conference or symposium (such as NMSU’s Graduate Research and Arts Symposium). Both in length and…
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Master’s Thesis

Students electing the thesis option complete a master’s thesis on an appropriate topic, chosen in consultation with a thesis director and approved by the thesis committee, which also conducts the oral examination. The committee consists of the director, one other member of the graduate English faculty, and one member of the graduate faculty from outside the department…
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M.A. RPC Thesis & Non-Thesis Options

Master’s Thesis  Students electing the thesis option complete a master’s thesis on an appropriate topic, chosen in consultation with a thesis director and approved by the thesis committee, which also conducts the oral examination. The committee consists of the director, one other member of the graduate English faculty, and one member of the graduate faculty…
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M.F.A. Thesis & Exam

Each creative writing student will: submit a creative writing thesis (a collection of poems or stories, a novel, etc.) to the examining committee. The thesis will include an introductory essay in which the writer discusses her/his evolution as an artist and the evolution of the work. The committee consists of the thesis director, one other member of…
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