Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
198
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
44%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Creative Writing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [creative writing]
      Master of Arts (MA) [fiction]
      Master of Arts (MA) [poetry]
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [fiction]
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [poetry]
    • Literary Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Rhetoric And Composition Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • Doctoral Degrees 13
    • 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

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 203
    • Accepted 90
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students198
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students198
    • Part-time Percentage40%
    • Full-time Percentage60%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBritish and American literature and transnational literatures in English, literary theory and cultural studies, creative writing (fiction and poetry), rhetoric and composition, new media and digital humanities
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia State University

33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA 30302-3083
United States

Dr. Calvin Thomas

Director of Graduate Studies in English

Phone: 404-413-5808
Fax: 404-413-5830
Email: cthomas@gsu.edu

Ms. Amber Amari

Director, Graduate and Scheduling Services

Phone: 404-413-5037
Email: aamari@gsu.edu


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