Department of English Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Department of English Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
141
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 10
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 309
    • Accepted 68
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 20
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 10th December 10th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, writing sample
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, writing sample
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 12
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students141
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students141
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty53
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCultural studies, literary history and theory, film, composition
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Don Bialostosky

Chair

Phone: 412-624-6509
Fax: 412-624-6639
Email: dhb2@pitt.edu

Mr. Jesse Daugherty

Graduate Administrator

Phone: 412-624-6549
Fax: 412-624-6639
Email: engrad@pitt.edu


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