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The University of Idaho’s Department of English is a vibrant community of scholars, writers, teachers and students. The department offers a broad array of courses and majors in linguistics, literature and writing, but is known particularly for its excellence in creative writing and ecocriticism.

The English Department is a hub of creative and scholarly activity, organizing frequent literary readings, scholarly lectures, conferences and student gatherings.

We offer the following degree programs:

Undergraduate Degrees:

B.A. English: Undergraduates majoring in English choose a focused course of study from one of four emphases:

    1. Creative Writing
    2. Literature
    3. Professional Writing
    4. Teaching

Graduate Degrees:

    1. M.F.A. Creative Writing
    2. M.A. Literature
    3. M.A. Teaching English as a Second Language

English Department

Physical Address:
200 Brink Hall

Mailing Address:
English Department
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1102
Moscow, Idaho 83844-1102

Phone: (208) 885-6156

Fax: (208) 885-5944


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