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
69%
31%
student ratio
121
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 10
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cultural And Critical Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Film Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • English Master of Arts (MA)
    • Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 13
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees V and Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 326
    • Accepted 58
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 25
  • 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, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students121
    • Female Percentage69%
    • Male Percentage31%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students121
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

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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