Department of Comparative Literature College of Arts and Sciences University of Washington

Department of Comparative Literature College of Arts and Sciences University of Washington

Seattle, WA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
59%
41%
student ratio
37
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Comparative Literature Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 66
    • Accepted 24
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 14
  • 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 January 15th Not Reported 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, BA in comparative literature or equivalent, and minimum GPA of 3.0, proficiency in 1 foreign language
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MA in comparative literature or equivalent, and minimum GPA of 3.0, proficiency in 2 foreign languages
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$390.00
    • 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 availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Full-time Percentage86%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown18%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage22%
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLiterature and culture from classical antiquity to twentieth-century, literary theory and criticism
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Comparative Literature

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Washington

Seattle, WA 98195
United States

Cynthia Steele

Ms. Yuko Mera


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