Immerse yourself in rigorous and imaginative graduate study.

Bread Loaf's graduate program in English will engage you in dynamic and individualized education.

When you request more information, we’ll send you important updates and reminders about Bread Loaf's six-week intensive program and our application process. We can also connect you with the director of admissions, a current student, or a Bread Loaf graduate to discuss specific questions and goals.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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The Bread Loaf School of English is the ideal place to immerse yourself fully in high-intensity graduate study. During our six-week summer sessions, you and your classmates shape a dynamic learning community through daily connections with distinguished faculty and artists.


The Bread Loaf School of English fosters expansive thinking across disciplines. Our summer master’s program for teachers and other learners is the only program that puts courses in English, American, and world literatures in conversation with courses in creative writing, pedagogy, and theater arts.

Geographically Distinctive

Unique cultural contexts and experiences enrich graduate education at Bread Loaf’s campuses in Vermont, New Mexico, and Oxford, England.


Bread Loaf is committed to making a difference in the minds, lives, and communities of our students and theirs through the nationally recognized Bread Loaf Teacher Network and other platforms.