Department of English College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Maine

Department of English College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Maine

Orono, ME
location
Public
type
Small
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
28
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
73%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Gender And Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • Composition And Pedagogy Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 and optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

73% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 41
    • Accepted 30
    • Acceptance Rate 73
    • Enrolled 14
  • 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 15th 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, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian92%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPoetry and poetics, critical studies, medieval studies, gender theory, nineteenth and twentieth century literature, Native American literature
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Maine

Orono, ME 04469
United States

Dr. Richard Brucher

Chair

Phone: 207-581-3823
Fax: 207-581-1604

Scott Delcourt

Assistant Vice President for Graduate Studies and Senior Associate Dean

Phone: 207-581-3291
Fax: 207-581-3232
Email: graduate@maine.edu


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