Sacramento, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
69%
31%
student ratio
61
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
80%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages Master of Arts (MA) [English as a Second Language ]
    • Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • Creative Writing Master of Arts (MA) [Writing ]
    • Composition Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis, project, or comprehensive exam; TESOL exam; writing proficiency exam
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

80% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 47
    • Accepted 38
    • Acceptance Rate 80
    • Enrolled 31
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 30th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesportfolio (creative writing); minimum GPA of 3.0 in English and overall during previous 2 years
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Female Percentage69%
    • Male Percentage31%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Full-time Percentage41%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino18%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races22%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTeaching composition, remedial writing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Letters
California State University, Sacramento

6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819
United States

Dr. David Toise

Chair

Phone: 916-278-6586
Email: dwtoise@csus.edu

Jose Martinez

Graduate Admissions Supervisor

Phone: 916-278-7871
Email: martinj@skymail.csus.edu


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