Programs in English College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

Programs in English College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
65%
35%
student ratio
34
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
84%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Creative Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional and 3.0 GPA
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

84% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 32
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 84
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesWriting sample, essay, minimum GPA of 3.0 in literature courses
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, scholarships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Full-time Percentage41%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPoetry and novels, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Milton, Melville, Austen, Woolf, Morrision, British Modernism, medieval, Early Modern, Long Eighteenth Century, Victorian, literary criticism focusing on nineteenth century through twenty-first century American literature and culture, psychoanalysis, queer studies, disability studies, trauma theory, critical theory, Anglophone literatures, Post-colonial studies, digital studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Programs in English

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Mr. Erik Brogger

Program Director

Phone: 516-463-5397
Fax: 516-463-6395
Email: engeab@hofstra.edu

Sunil Samuel

Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4723
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: graduateadmission@hofstra.edu


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