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University of California, Irvine

Overview

University of California, Irvine / Program in English is located in Irvine, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) English and American literature
Master of Arts (MA) English

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 24
Doctoral Degrees 3

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
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

144
Applied
39
Accepted
17
Enrolled
27%

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5, sample of written work, 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

61
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.2%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 13.11%
Unknown 8.2%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Critical theory, literary history, cultural studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Irvine, CA  92697
United States
Contact Martin Harries
Department Chair
Email: martin.harries@uci.edu
Phone: 949-824-6715
Fax: 949-824-2916