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Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

  • Atlanta, GA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 67%33%
    student ratio
  • 212
    total students
  • $8,064 | $28,800
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 46%
    acceptance rate
  • 11 Degrees
    degrees/awards 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 19
    • Doctoral Degrees 19
    • 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

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 225
    • Accepted 105
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 43
  • 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
    • In-state tuition *$8,064
    • Out-of-state tuition *$28,800
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,128.00
    • 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 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 Students212
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students212
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • 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 year$54,912

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



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