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Ph.D. On Campus

English

University of Arizona

12 months
Duration
20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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About

The English program from University of Arizona provide students with professional preparation for teaching and conducting scholarly research at the university, college, and community college levels.

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Overview

Students in the Graduate English Program from University of Arizona have the opportunity to work with faculty engaged in a wide variety of innovative research projects. 

Faculty research interests span a broad range of fields and critical methods and include most of the major recent intellectual trends in literary study. 

Faculty research and teaching concentrations include at least some of the following:

  • American Studies
  • Biblical and Classical Traditions
  • Comparative and World Literatures, Globalization and Literary Studies
  • Contemporary Literature
  • Critical Theory
  • Cultural Studies
  • Dramatic Literature
  • Environment and Ecocriticism
  • Film, Media Studies, Visual Cultures
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Gothic Studies
  • History and Theory of the Novel
  • Literature and Contemplative Studies
  • Literature and Philosophy
  • Modernist Studies
  • Native American Literatures and Culture
  • Poetry and Poetics
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • Psychoanalytic Theory

Programme Structure

  • Students who have earned the Master of Arts degree from the literature program and passed the PhD Qualifying Exam must complete at least 15 units of 500-level or 600-level academic course work beyond the requirements for the MA, for a total of 45 units. 
  • At least 33 units (11 courses) of the 45 must be in regularly scheduled literature classes unless otherwise approved by the Program Director. 
  • Students who earned the MA degree in English elsewhere must complete a minimum of 30 units of course work; of these, at least 18 units (6 courses) must be in regularly scheduled literature classes, unless otherwise approved by the Program Director. 
  • The additional 15 units towards degree requirements will be transferred from the MA but coursework more than ten years old is not acceptable for meeting degree requirements.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate College application
  • Domicile Affidavit
  • Application fee ($85), payable to the University of Arizona
  • Curriculum Vita
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official copies of transcripts from all colleges attended-you may download unofficial on-line for review purposes
  • Three academic letters of recommendation (your recommenders will be able to submit their letters through the online application system)
  • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
  • A writing sample 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5969 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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