55
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

New York University / Department of French is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Romance languages and literatures
Master of Arts (MA) French literature
Master of Arts (MA) French language and civilization
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) French

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 15
Doctoral Degrees 15

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

67
Applied
39
Accepted
20
Enrolled
58%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 4th January 4th No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Proficiency in French
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Proficiency in French
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 4
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

55
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.09%
Black or African American 5.45%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 10.91%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time (18)
Part-time (2)
Male (11)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: French and Francophone literature, literary theory, and history; rhetoric and poetics; cultural history; theater and cinema
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 70 Washington Square South
New York, NY  10012-1019
United States
Contact Mr. Lucien Nouis
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: french.grad@nyu.edu
Phone: 212-998-8700
Fax: 212-995-4187