Ph.D. in English: General Requirements
For admission to the Ph.D. program, the English Department recommends that applicants have:
- the M.A. in English or 30-36 graduate hours in English; applicants wishing to work in comparative literatures may have the M.A. in a foreign language.
- a 3.50 GPA on all graduate courses
- scores of 550 on the verbal and quantitative portions of the GRE Aptitude Test, and a score 5.0 on the writing portion
Prospective students must apply to both the Graduate School and the English Department in order to be considered for admission. For more information:
Other Degree Requirements
As part of the Ph.D. in English, please see the full degree requirements.