Guidelines and Samples


For details about the portfolio process, please view the Master's Portfolio Guidelines, Department of English, Spring 2018 (ENG 6910) [PDF]. If you have further questions, please contact the English Department Graduate Coordinator.

Master's Portfolio Archive

Starting in 2016, each student completing the Master's Portfolio is asked to submit an archive copy of the portfolio consisting of the introductory essay and revised projects.  

The Master of Arts in English Plan II Graduate Projects archive is hosted by ScholarWorks@BGSU, an online repository of scholarship managed by BGSU's University Libraries.  

Full-length sample portfolios

Below you will find sample successful portfolios completed by students in the online MA programs. These samples include the original projects and feedback from original professors, along with the revised versions of projects.

MA in English, specialization in English Teaching
MA in English, specialization in Professional Writing and Rhetoric