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2023/2024 University Catalog 
2023/2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Rhetoric and Writing Studies, M.A.

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(Major Code: 15013) (SIMS code: 112201)

In addition to meeting the requirements for classified graduate standing and the basic requirements for the master’s degree as described in Requirements for Master’s Degrees , a student must complete a program of study approved by the department’s graduate adviser. The program must consist of at least 30 units, with at least 18 units of 600- and 700-level courses. All students must complete 18 units of core courses and 12 units specific to the general program or a specialization.

Advancement to Candidacy

All students must satisfy the general requirements for advancement to candidacy, as stated in Requirements for Master’s Degrees .


(12 units)

Twelve units of thematically focused electives selected with the approval of the Department of Rhetoric and Writing Studies graduate adviser.

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