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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Overview

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro / Department of English is located in Greensboro, NC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) English English
Master of Arts (MA) English English
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Creative writing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English English literature
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English American literature
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English Rhetoric and composition
(Certificate) English Technical writing
(Certificate) English Women's studies

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required
Preliminary exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

277
Applied
60
Accepted
22%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 20th Not reported Yes
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Critical writing sample, minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

143
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 9.79%
White or Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 10.49%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

35
Total faculty
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 6
Male (17)
Female (18)

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC  27412-5001
United States
Contact Dr. Anne Wallace
Phone: 336-334-5000

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