Director of English Graduate Studies:Dr. Paul McCallum
Phone: 620-235-4699 Fax: 620-235-4686
English Graduate StudiesGrubbs Hall Room 434 Pittsburg State University 1701 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762
The English Department has fifteen full-time faculty. Approximately thirty graduate students major in English. Graduate classes are small, and students receive much individual attention. The Department has a fully equipped 24-station computer classroom that is used primarily for teaching composition, technical writing, and other writing-based classes. We also have a Writing Center that provides writing tutorial services to the entire campus.
Pittsburg, located in southeast Kansas, is a town of approximately 20,000 with a small-town atmosphere. Food and housing costs are considerably lower than in metropolitan areas. City life, however, is nearby. Joplin, Missouri (pop. 60,000) is only half an hour away. Springfield (pop. 150,000) is an hour and a half, and Kansas City is an easy two-hour drive. Convenient commercial air service is available through all three cities.