Department of English Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Washington University in St. Louis

Department of English Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
59%
41%
student ratio
66
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 6
fall application deadline
5%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English And American Literature Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Writing Master of Fine Arts in Writing (MFAW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • 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

5% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 530
    • Accepted 29
    • Acceptance Rate 5
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 6th 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, sample of written work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work
    • 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 feesNot Reported
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students66
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students66
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMedieval, early Modern, early American, eighteenth-century British, nineteenth-century British, nineteenth-century American, twentieth-century British, twentieth-century American, African-American literature and culture, Irish literature, Anglophone Postcolonial literature, gender and sexuality studies, Modernism, poetry and poetics, theory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis

One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
United States

Dr. Wolfram Schmidgen

Chairman

Phone: 314-935-5120


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