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PhD (5 yr) from BA in Rhetoric and Composition

Graduate students may choose to complete a PhD in rhetoric and composition without stopping for an MA degree. This program focuses the required hours of coursework on the student’s particular interests; eliminates the MA examination, thesis, and degree; and can be completed in five years while holding a position as Graduate Teaching Assistant.

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