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Northern Arizona University

Department of English

Flagstaff, AZ

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Overview

Northern Arizona University / Department of English is located in Flagstaff, AZ, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) English Rhetoric, writing, and digital media studies
Master of Arts (MA) English Professional writing
Master of Arts (MA) English Literature
Master of Arts (MA) English Secondary education
Master of Arts (MA) Teaching English as a second language
(Graduate Certificate) Professional writing
(Graduate Certificate) Rhetoric, writing and digital media studies
(Graduate Certificate) Teaching English as a second language
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Creative writing Creative writing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied linguistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 82
Doctoral Degrees 5
Other Advanced Degrees 15

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Varies
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Other Advanced Degrees Comp Exam Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

189
Applied
106
Accepted
92
Enrolled
56%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 30th January 30th No
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

230
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
50%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.3%
Black or African American 4.78%
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3%
Asian 1.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.65%
Unknown 2.17%

Gender

Male (27%)
Female (72%)

Faculty

65
Total faculty
Full-time - 62
Part-time - 3
Male (20)
Female (45)

Location & Contact

Address Box 6032
Flagstaff, AZ  86011
United States
Contact Dr. Steven Rosendale
Chair
Email: steven.rosendale@nau.edu
Phone: 928-523-4911
Fax: 928-523-7074