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Stony Brook University, State University of New York

Overview

Stony Brook University, State University of New York / Department of English is located in Stony Brook, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) English education
Master of Arts (MA) English

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

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
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

69
Applied
26
Accepted
10
Enrolled
38%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Student Body

55
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.09%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.64%
Unknown 9.09%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 5
Male (13)
Female (12)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Humanities, poetry, literary theory, rhetoric, American literature
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY  11794
United States
Contact Dr. Celia Marshik
Chair
Email: celia.marshik@stonybrook.edu
Phone: 631-632-7356

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