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Department of English College of Arts and Sciences The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Chapel Hill, NC
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 65%35%
    student ratio
  • 147
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 1
    fall application deadline
  • 14%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1, Required and Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 2, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

14% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 333
    • Accepted 47
    • Acceptance Rate 14
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 for last 2 undergraduate years, writing sample
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 for last 2 undergraduate years, writing sample
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty63
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAfrican-American, Southern, period, genre, critical theory/culture studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Sciences
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC 27599
United States

Dr. James Thompson

Chairman

Phone: 919-962-6872
Fax: 919-962-3520

Mrs. Ramona Kelly

Administrative Assistant, Graduate Studies

Phone: 919-962-1454
Fax: 919-962-3520



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