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The University of Arizona

Department of English

Tucson, AZ

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The University of Arizona

Overview

The University of Arizona / Department of English is located in Tucson, AZ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Creative writing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English language/linguistics English
Master of Arts (MA) Rhetoric, composition and the teaching of English
Master of Arts (MA) English language/linguistics English
Master of Arts (MA) English language/linguistics ESL
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Rhetoric, composition and the teaching of English
(Graduate Certificate) Teaching English as a second language

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (literature)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Preliminary and qualifying exams

Admissions

Applying

75
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 December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in English, minimum major GPA of 3.5, writing sample
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (literature)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in English, minimum major GPA of 3.5, statement of purpose, writing sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Literature, women's studies, Southwestern literature, feminist theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1423 East University Boulevard, Room 445
Tucson, AZ  85721
United States
Contact Dr. Leerom Medovoi
Department Head
Email: medovoi@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-621-3287