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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Department of English

San Antonio, TX

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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio / Department of English is located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 11
Doctoral Degrees 3
Other Advanced Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (English literature)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

29
Applied
22
Accepted
10
Enrolled
76%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th March 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.3 on all upper-division English courses, 18 hours of English of which 12 hours must be upper-division English literature
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (English literature)
Doctoral Degree Requirements 18 hours of upper-division and/or graduate English, minimum GPA of 3.5, statement of purpose, writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

58
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 32.76%
Black or African American 3.45%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5.17%
Unknown 8.62%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 1
Male (5)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Transnational, cross-cultural studies in literature
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
24,415

Location & Contact

Address One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX  78249-0617
United States
Contact Dr. Mark Bayer
Department Chair
Email: mark.bayer@utsa.edu
Phone: 210-458-4374
Fax: 210-458-5366

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