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Binghamton University, State University of New York

Overview

Binghamton University, State University of New York / Department of English is located in Binghamton, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) English/American literature
Master of Arts (MA) Creative writing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 10

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

74
Applied
42
Accepted
16
Enrolled
57%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 15th November 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Writing sample
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Writing sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

83
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.61%
Black or African American 3.61%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2%
Asian 4.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.2%
Unknown 3.61%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

33
Total faculty
Full-time - 33
Part-time - 0
Male (13)
Female (20)

Location & Contact

Address 4400 Vestal Parkway East
Binghamton, NY  13902-6000
United States
Contact Praseeda Gopinath
Graduate Director
Email: gopinath@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-2033
Fax: 607-777-2408

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