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University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Comparative Literature

Los Angeles, CA

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Overview

University of California, Los Angeles / Department of Comparative Literature is located in Los Angeles, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 6

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 2 Foreign Languages
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral and written qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

65
Applied
9
Accepted
5
Enrolled
14%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
100
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
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, 3.4 in upper-division literature courses (or its equivalent if letter grade system not used); literary proficiency in one foreign language and elementary knowledge of another; writing sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 2
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

39
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.69%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 25.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 7.69%

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 0
Male (5)
Female (5)

Location & Contact

Address 350B Humanities Building
Box 951536
Los Angeles, CA  90095
United States
Contact Dr. Efrain Kristal
Chair
Email: kristal@ucla.edu
Phone: 310-825-7650