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University of Alaska Fairbanks

Department of English

Fairbanks, AK

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Overview

University of Alaska Fairbanks / Department of English is located in Fairbanks, AK, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts (MA/MFA)
Master of Arts (MA) Literature
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Creative writing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Oral defense of project or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

41
Applied
12
Accepted
5
Enrolled
29%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree from accredited institution with minimum cumulative undergraduate and major GPA of 3.0, creative writing sample (MFA), scholarly to critical writing sample (MA), creative writing sample and scholarly writing sample (MFA/MA)

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

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards July 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 20%
Unknown 5%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 0
Male (7)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
12,000

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 755720
Fairbanks, AK  99775-5720
United States
Contact Richard Carr
Department Chair
Email: uaf-english-dept@alaska.edu
Phone: 907-474-7193

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