No Minimum GRE for Admission to graduate programs in English Language and Literature - Updated 2020
Master of Arts
The university department does not have a minimum required score for the GRE Math Subject test.
The university-required minimum overall TOEFL score is 85 The minimum recommended TOEFL speaking score for the Math Department is 23. The university-required minimum overall IELTS score is Band Score 7. The minimum recommended IELTS speaking score for the Math Department is 7.
A Master of Arts degree in Global Health will provide students with an interdisciplinary curriculum that educates them on urgent social concerns and equips them with the ability to understand and productively intervene in processes of health, illness and healing across the globe.
Upon graduation, most students pursue advanced degrees in academic or professional fields; others proceed to careers in the private sector or in government.
The Department offers Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees.
Self-reported GRE scores are sufficient for the purposes of application review.
Master of Arts in Anthropology
80 TOEFL Minimum score
Master of Arts degrees in Anthropology are offered in archaeology, cultural anthropology and evolutionary anthropology.
Official GRE scores taken within the last five years.
Current research is based in the American west, with projects in the Pacific Northwest, Plateau, northern Great Basin, and California.
Teaching English as Second Language
The Master of Arts degree in Teaching English as a Second Language is grounded in linguistic principles, language learning theory and empirical research on language learning and teaching.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
GRE scores for domestic applicants
Minimum 550 TOEFL PBT score
Minimum 79 TOEFL IBT score
To demonstrate these competencies, students are required to take the Praxis Core tests in Reading, Math, and Writing unless exempted by GRE scores fewer than five years old at the time of application.
All students in the M.A. degree complete a capstone project with options of a thesis or portfolio or exams.
All students in the M.A. degree cannot be concurrently enrolled in the Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language certificate.
There is no minimum or maximum length, although the suggested length is 500 words.
GRE general and subject test scores – In order for their application to be complete, the Department must receive score reports for the GRE general test and the GRE Literature in English Subject Test , taken within the last five years. There is no minimum acceptable score for the GRE tests.
PLEASE NOTE: No application, whether foreign or domestic, will be reviewed until scores from both the GRE General and Subject Test in English Literature have been received by the Department of English.