89
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Colorado Boulder / Department of English is located in Boulder, CO, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 26
Doctoral Degrees 11

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
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, GRE Subject Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

328
Applied
91
Accepted
26
Enrolled
28%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
80
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 10th Not reported No
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

89
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.11%
Black or African American 4.49%
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.37%
Asian 3.37%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.12%
Unknown 2.25%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

44
Total faculty
Full-time (44)
Part-time (0)
Male (18)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Literary criticism; English language/literature; literary history; fiction; fiction language/literature
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
808,950

Location & Contact

Address Boulder, CO  80309
United States

Phone: 303-492-1411