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Clemson University

Department of English

Clemson, SC

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Overview

Clemson University / Department of English is located in Clemson, SC, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) English
Master of Arts (MA) Writing, rhetoric and media
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Rhetoric, communication and information design

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 16
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (Writing, Rhetoric and Media program only)
Varies
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

65
Applied
35
Accepted
22
Enrolled
54%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (Writing, Rhetoric and Media program only)
Master's Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, personal statement, writing sample, resume/CV
Doctoral Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, personal statement, writing sample, resume/CV

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 80
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$20,792
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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

87
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.6%
Black or African American 4.6%
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 1.15%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.15%
Unknown 2.3%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

77
Total faculty
Full-time - 76
Part-time - 1
Male (32)
Female (45)

Research

Focus of faculty research: English literature, British literature, American literature, literary theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
96,275

Location & Contact

Address 801 Strode Tower
Clemson, SC  29634
United States
Contact Dr. Susanna Ashton
Department Chair
Email: sashton@clemson.edu
Phone: 864-656-3151

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