Division of Reading, Writing, and Literacy University of Pennsylvania

Division of Reading, Writing, and Literacy University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
77%
23%
student ratio
92
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
2 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Writing Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 40
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 108
    • Accepted 52
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 33
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 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 or MAT
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT
    • 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown1%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchReading and writing relationships, classroom teachers as researchers, comprehension processes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Division of Reading, Writing, and Literacy

University of Pennsylvania

3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Dr. Andrew Porter

Dean

Phone: 215-898-7014

Phone: 215-898-6415
Fax: 215-746-6884
Email: admissions@gse.upenn.edu


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