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M.A. Graduate Program

Master of Arts

Literature and Writing Studies

California State University San Marcos offers an innovative M.A. in Literature and Writing Studies that provides balanced training in both literary and writing studies, with a focus on cultural and diversity studies, theory, and history, sustained analysis, and the creation, writing, and presentation of written and visual texts in a variety of genres. Literature and Writing M.A. students receive specialized training in college-level writing instruction and pedagogy and have the opportunity to teach first-year composition.

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Graduate Coordinator:

Heidi Breuer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Literature and Writing Studies
Markstein Hall 132
Tel.: (760)750-8570

Administrative Coordinator:

Kimberly Santiago
Markstein Hall 137
Tel.: (760)750-4147