program detail

Home > Study in USA > University of Findlay > Master of Arts in Rhetoric and Writing

Master of Arts in Rhetoric and Writing

University of Findlay University of Findlay, USA

Intake Aug 2023

Aug 2022, Jan 2023

Application icon

USD 9720

Tuition Fee (USD)

Application icon

USD 50

Application Fee

Duration icon

24 months

Duration

Duration icon

8

IELTS

Duration icon

100

TOEFL

Duration icon

60%

Min GPA

Program Overview

The Master of Arts in Rhetoric and Writing (MARW) Program is a two-year (36 credit hour) face-to-face program that can be completed sooner if you choose to enroll in summer classes. Our program offers students the flexibility to take classes full or part-time and applications to our program are accepted year-round. So, you can enroll and begin taking classes in the fall, spring, or summer.

The courses that you will take to complete 36 hours include eight core classes, two elective classes, and two thesis capstone classes that culminate in the successful defense of either a traditional print or a webtext thesis project.

The program is more affordable than most state-schools at $535 per credit hour. The total cost of tuition for MARW program is $19,260. Graduate assistantship funding is available for teaching, research, and administrative duties and all MARW students who applied for positions received them.

All MARW students applying before May 1 each year are eligible for assistantship funding to teach College Writing I or II, Introduction to Technical Writing, Introduction to Speech, or Introduction to Digital Media. MARW students can also apply to tutor students in the Graduate Writing Center.

All of our MARW teaching and tutoring assistants are fully trained at a summer teaching orientation as well as weekly meetings with faculty mentors.

Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

Application Processing Days 45

Program Intensity Full-Time

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree.

    8 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
    100 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    105 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
    60% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

    All Programs

    Tuition Fee

    The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    9720

    Tuition Fee
    (USD)

    USD 50

    Application Fee
    (USD)

    13000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
    (USD)

    info icon

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Check program website for more information about funding options.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Have questions? we have all the answers. Find out all the information you need about this program, student visa, work permit, and more.

    Category
    Questions

    Student Visa

    When Should I Apply?

    4 to 6 months

    Bank Account?

    No Need

    Duration of visa

    Course Duration + 3 Months

    Time to Wait for Visa

    35 Days

    Appointment

    Required

    How can you apply

    Cost and Expenses

    Fee

    Visa Fee

    Minimum Funds

    833 CAD, 917 CAD

    Other Expenses

    Medical Fee and more

    Examination and Skills

    Medical Examination

    Required

    Language Skills

    Required

    Work Permit

    Students who wish to work in Canada require a work permit to do so. A student in Canada can work part-time during the course of his studies and full-time during holidays and semester breaks and post the completion of their course/program.

    Work Permit

    Till valid study visa

    Working Hours

    20 hours/week

    Documents Required

    Study Permit

    Social Insurance Number

    Study Permit

    Post Graduate Work Permit

    The Post- Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) allows you to work for three years in Canada if you have completed a two years degree or more.

    Let's Talk
    Application

    Form or Online

    Documents Required

    List of Documents

    When to Apply

    First 3 months

    How long does it take?

    90 Days

    Duration

    3 Years

    Fees

    CAD 255

    Scholarships

    International Student Scholarships
    The University of Findlay offers the following scholarships to international students:

    You have worked hard in to earn good grades and advance your education. The University of Findlay believes in recognizing that hard work through scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Findlay's scholarships are based on your cumulative grade point average and graduate students can earn additional scholarships for earning a good score on the GRE or GMAT tests.

    And there is not a separate application process to be awarded a scholarship at Findlay. Scholarships are applied automatically as part of the admittance process.

    You can use the chart below to estimate your scholarship based on your GPA and program of study.

    Undergraduate Merit Scholarships
    Name of Scholarship G.P.A. Requirement ?Scholarship Amount
    Trustee Scholarship ?3.95 or higher ?$21,000 a year/renewable each year
    Presidential Scholarship 3.75-3.94 $19,000 a year/renewable each year
    Dean's Scholarship ?3.5-3.74 ?$17,000 a year/renewable each year
    Findlay Award  2.75 - 3.49 $15,000 a year/renewable each year
    International Scholar Award ?2.0 - 2.74? ?$12,000 a year/renewable each year??

     

    Graduate Student Scholarships
    Graduate Student Scholarship (awarded to all graduate students) ?$1,000
    MBA Scholar $2,000 over course of the program
    Master's Environmental, Safety and Health Management Scholarship $2,000 over course of the program
    GRE Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 300 or higher on the GRE) $1,000 over the course of the program
    GMAT Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 550 or higher on the GMAT) ?$1,000 over the course of the program?

    Not sure what you are looking for?

    Don’t worry, we are here to help.

    Let's Talk

    World class education waiting for you.

    Curated content to keep you updated on the latest education trends, news and more.