Graduate students at CU Boulder pursue MA, MFA, or Doctoral degrees in an intimate community of committed scholars and writers.

Students work closely with outstanding faculty as they develop their knowledge of literatures from throughout the English-speaking world. Masters students study a broad range of English-language literatures. Creative Writing students can work in poetry, fiction, or across genres in a program known for its commitment to innovation. PhD students pursue concentrated study and original scholarship in their chosen area of specialization. The CU Boulder English department supports interdisciplinary work as many students engage secondary interests in digital humanities, women and gender studies, critical theory, ethnic studies, history, philosophy and other fields.