Department of English Division of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences University of Denver

Department of English Division of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences University of Denver

Denver, CO
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
37
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
19%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Creative Writing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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

19% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 158
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 19
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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, GRE Subject Test (advanced literature), bachelor's degree, transcripts, academic essay, and statement of intent, three letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (advanced literature), master's degree, transcripts, academic essay, statement of intent, and three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample (creative writing program only)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Full-time Percentage76%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAfrican diaspora semiotics, Susan Howe's poetics, Renaissance drama and emblematic culture, New England Colonial literature, postmodern literature
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

Division of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Denver

2000 East Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO 80208
United States

Dr. Linda Bensel-Meyers

Chair

Phone: 303-871-2859
Fax: 303-871-2853
Email: lbenselm@du.edu

Dr. Adam Rovner

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 303-871-2861
Fax: 303-871-2853
Email: adam.rovner@du.edu


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