95
Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 17
Doctoral Degrees 14

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

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Departmental qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

193
Applied
60
Accepted
24
Enrolled
31%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Sample of written work
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Sample of written work
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

95
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.16%
Black or African American 4.21%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.37%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

32
Total faculty
Full-time (32)
Part-time (0)
Male (17)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Psychoanalysis, early modern British literature, poetics, nineteenth-century American literature, British and Irish Modernism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
38,000

Location & Contact

Address 306 Clemens Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Dr. Rachel Ablow
Chair
Email: rablow@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-0674
Fax: 716-645-5980