Department of English and Comparative Literature College of Humanities and the Arts San Jose State University

Department of English and Comparative Literature College of Humanities and the Arts San Jose State University

San Jose, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
91
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 29
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • English Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 and Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 96
    • Accepted 33
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 28
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $59
    • Application Fee - International $59
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 29th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students91
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students91
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian59%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian18%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown17%

Location & Contact

Department of English and Comparative Literature

College of Humanities and the Arts
San Jose State University

One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
United States

John Engell

Chair

Phone: 408-924-4499
Fax: 408-924-4580
Email: john.engell@sjsu.edu

Dr. Noelle Brada-Williams

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 408-924-4439


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