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University of Notre Dame

Department of English

Notre Dame, IN

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Overview

University of Notre Dame / Department of English is located in Notre Dame, IN, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 6

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required
Candidacy exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

224
Applied
18
Accepted
10
Enrolled
8%

Applying

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

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes

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 Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

62
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.9%
Black or African American 3.23%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.61%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 16.13%

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

46
Total faculty
Full-time - 46
Part-time - 0
Male (25)
Female (21)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Early modern studies (medieval/Renaissance), modern British studies (eighteenth-twentieth centuries), American Studies, literature and philosophy, Irish studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Notre Dame, IN  46556
United States
Contact Dr. Jesse Lander
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: english.13@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-9908