Charlotte, NC
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
58
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
90%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Applied Linguistics Graduate Certificate [Linguistics ]
    • Technical And Professional Writing Graduate Certificate [Technical Writing ]
    • English Master of Arts (MA) [English ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 30
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and thesis, comprehensive exam, or project
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

90% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 33
    • Accepted 30
    • Acceptance Rate 90
    • Enrolled 20
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, MAT, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, and statement of purpose, recommendation letters
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesstatement of purpose, three letters of recommendation, and writing sample, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 523 paper-based, 70 iBT) or IELTS (6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students58
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students58
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Full-time Percentage48%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage94%
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$61,484

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
United States

Dr. Mark West

Chair

Phone: 704-687-0618
Email: miwest@uncc.edu

Ms. Kathy Giddings

Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 704-687-5503
Fax: 704-687-1668
Email: gradadm@uncc.edu

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