Suburban setting
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Overview

Northwestern University / Department of German is located in Evanston, IL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) German literature and critical thought

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 30th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
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 December 31
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Research

Focus of faculty research: Eighteenth through twentieth century German literature, comparative literature, theory, philosophy, language pedagogy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 633 Clark Street
Evanston, IL  60208
United States
Contact Peter Fenves
Chair
Email: p-fenves@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-8245