MA-Rhetoric and Writing

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MBA

​The Masters Program in Rhetoric and Writing is a great opportunity to enhance your knowledge and career.

72% of students have experienced an assistantship or funding to cover tuition awarded by UF (through graduate assistantships or grants for teachers).

56% of MARW students presented at highly competitive peer-reviewed national and/or regional conferences last year (several have attended more than once).

78% of students attended at least one academic conference last year with full-funding provided .

The University of Findlay also publishes an international literary journal, Slippery Elm, that allows students as well as the public to submit their works. It also allows students to be involved with the annual project through class projects that relate to the coordination of related publishing activities.

UF is one of only two private schools in Ohio that offers this program; we focus on one-on-one course and career advising.

Students have the option to join Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, which offers scholarships and other benefits.

A MARW student, Bailey Shoemaker Richards, was quoted in a New Yorker blog​.

Students have the opportunity to work with a Visiting Scholar in the MARW program for a two-day intensive workshop each fall​.

The Career Speaker Series​ provides students of the MARW program with insight into employment and educational opportunities available to graduates.

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EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING
Experience gained through making digital videos, podcasts and websites in addition to writing scholarly papers and a thesis.
GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS
Teaching and writing center assistantships with faculty mentoring and offered to qualified students.
NOTABLE VISITING SCHOLARS
Students enjoy unique opportunities such as interacting with visiting notable field leaders such as Duane Roen and Cindy Selfe.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES
All of our students are able to attend and present at regional and national conferences, including Conference on College Composition and Communication and Rhetoric Society of America.
FLEXIBLE COURSES
Offered one night a week for students to maintain full-time employment. Summer classes available as well.
CAREER SPEAKER SERIES
Up to six guest career speakers discuss job opportunities and advanced study options that await MARW graduates.
DIVERSE WRITING STYLES
Core classes teach digital writing skills along with traditional print instruction.
VERSATILE DEGREE
Excellent preparation for teaching, editing or publishing careers; strengthens writing skills for law school or graduate study and to train others to write effectively.