Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
191
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees 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]
    • Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • Rhetoric And Composition Master of Arts (MA)
    • Creative Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 434
    • Accepted 77
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsAugust 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students191
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students191
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian70%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty49
    • 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, history of text technology
    • 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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