Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Department of English College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
149
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
60%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • TESL/TEFL Certificate
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Rhetoric And Composition Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Teaching English As A Second Language Master of Arts (MA)
    • English For Teachers Master of Arts (MA)
    • Literature And Writing Master of Arts (MA)
    • Creative Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 42
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 1
    • * 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

60% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 284
    • Accepted 172
    • Acceptance Rate 60
    • Enrolled 65
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th February 1st 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, minimum GPA of 3.0, transcript, 8-15 page writing sample, resume, and letter of intent, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, transcript, 8-15 page writing sample, resume, and letter of intent, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score: paper-based 525, iBT 71), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 75), IELTS (minimum score of 6.0), PTE Academic (minimum score of 48), or completion of ELS level 112 Intensive Program

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students149
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students149
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian88%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty49
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Sciences
Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Robery Trogdon

Chair

Phone: 330-672-2676
Email: rcorthel@kent.edu

Kevin Floyd

Graduate Student Coordinator

Phone: 330-672-2676
Email: english@kent.edu


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