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Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

  • Tallahassee, FL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 60%40%
    student ratio
  • 179
    total students
  • $7,263 | $18,087
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 1
    fall application deadline
  • 10%
    acceptance rate
  • 6 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [creative writing]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [literature]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [rhetoric and composition]
    • Rhetoric And Composition Master of Arts (MA)
    • Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • Creative Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 18
    • Doctoral Degrees 20
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

10% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 468
    • Accepted 47
    • Acceptance Rate 10
    • Enrolled 45
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, and 3 letters of recommendation, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, and 3 letters of recommendation, resume
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$7,263
    • Out-of-state tuition *$18,087
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,335.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students179
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students179
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty47
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBritish and Irish literature, American literature, creative writing, rhetoric and composition, multiethnic transnational literature
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Sciences
Florida State University

631 University Way
Tallahassee, FL 32312
United States

Dr. Eric Walker

Chairman

Phone: 850-644-4230
Fax: 850-644-0811
Email: ewalker@fsu.edu

Ms. Ginger Martin

Senior Graduate Academic Coordinator

Phone: 850-644-1081
Fax: 850-644-9656
Email: vmartin@fsu.edu



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