Graduate Program Spotlight: University of California, Berkeley - Ph.D. Program in English

The PowerScore Graduate Program Spotlight gives you a snapshot of a different graduate program each week. For more information about each profiled institution, be sure to check out the school's website.

The University of California, Berkeley, PhD program in English  is today's Grad Program Spotlight. From the school's website:

The Berkeley English Department offers a wide-ranging Ph.D. program, engaging in all historical periods of British and American literature, Anglophone literature, and critical and cultural theory. The program aims to assure that students gain a broad knowledge of literature in English as well as the highly-developed skills in scholarship and criticism necessary to do solid and innovative work in their chosen specialized fields.

Type of school: Public

Setting: Urban

Size: 18-20 students matriculate per year

Degrees offered: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Tuition and fees: $7,492.25 (residents)/$15,043.25 (non-residents) per semester, as per the school registrar. New PhD students are assessed a $100 fee.

Cost of living (single student): Not specified
Address: 322 Wheeler Hall #1030, Berkeley, CA 94720-1030
Phone: 510.642.4005
Twitter accounts: None
Facebook: UC Berkeley English Department

All information was gathered from the school's website and the school's U.S. News & World Report profile. Please consult the school's website and Office of Admissions with questions regarding this information. 

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