PROGRAM PROFILE

Program Rankings — English, CUNY Graduate School and University Center


Program Rankings

Survey Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on 2 measures of quality. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 122 English Language and Literature programs


Range of Rankings
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20-50

Regression Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Quality ranking (regression-based) out of 122 English Language and Literature programs


Range of Rankings
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2-17

GRE Scores
Source: NRC, 2003-2005

Average Verbal GRE
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672

Financial Support and Tuition

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Out-of-State Students

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FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
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$15,480
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
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$313
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$575

In-State Students

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FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
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$15,480
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
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$313
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$310

Application Fee

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GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION FEE
$125

Living Expenses
Source: IPEDS, 2009

On Campus

ON-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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NA
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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NA

Off Campus

OFF-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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$10,382
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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$4,664

Type of Financial Support
Source: SED, 2000–2004

How 2000–2004 English doctorate recipients from CUNY Graduate School and University Center paid for their graduate educations


Primary Form of Support

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP
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19%
RESEARCH ASSISTANTSHIP
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0%*
FELLOWSHIP / FOREIGN GOVERNMENT SUPPORT
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18%
OWN FUNDS / LOANS / MONEY FROM FAMILY
62%
OTHER
1%*

First Year Support
Source: NRC, 2005

Data for full-time doctoral students in the fall of 2005


First year students with full financial support
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PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED FULL FINANCIAL SUPPORT
38%

Tuition Remission
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Tuition paid by 2000–2004 English doctorate recipients from CUNY Graduate School and University Center


Median tuition remission

17%

Amount of Tuition Remission Granted

NO TUITION REMISSION
42%
LESS THAN 1/3 OF TUITION
16%
1/3 TO 2/3 OF TUITION
15%
MORE THAN 2/3 OF TUITION
26%

Graduate School Debt
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Debt for 2000–2004 English doctorate recipients from CUNY Graduate School and University Center


Median graduate school debt
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$0

Outcomes for Recent Graduates

Degree Completion
Source: NRC, 2010

Time to Degree

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Median years required to complete a doctorate (full-time and part-time students)

8.1

Completion Rates

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Fraction of students completing a doctorate in 8 years

30%

Employment Outcomes
Source: NRC, 2006 & SED, 2000–2004

Quality Assurance

Program collects outcome data about all of its graduates

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA ABOUT ALL OF ITS GRADUATES
YES

Employment Stats at Graduation

Job / contract / definite commitment
70%
Negotiating with specific organizations
4%*
Still seeking
26%
Other
0%*

Type of Job

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Postdoc
11%
Educational institution (nonpostdoctoral position)
78%
Private sector
11%
Government
0%

Primary Job Responsibilities

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Research and development
14%*
Teaching
80%
Management or administration
5%*
Professional services to individuals
0%*

Student Resources

Student Resources
Source: NRC, 2006

Overall Resources

NUMBER OF RESOURCES OFFERED (OUT OF 18)
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18

Health Insurance

STUDENTS RECEIVE HEALTH INSURANCE
NO

Structured Oversight

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA
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YES
ANNUAL STUDENT REVIEWS
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YES

Available Training

TEACHING SKILLS
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YES
PROPOSAL WRITING
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YES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
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YES
WRITING
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YES
STATISTICS
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YES
RESEARCH ETHICS
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YES

Administrative Support

ORIENTATION
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YES
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
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YES
TEACHING / RESEARCH PRIZES
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YES
ON-CAMPUS CONFERENCES
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YES
TRAVEL SUPPORT
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YES
STUDENT WORK SPACE
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION SUPPORT
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION STAFF
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YES
GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
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YES
DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE
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YES
PROGRAM COORDINATOR MEETING
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YES

Research Activity

Research Activity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Research activity ranking out of 122 English Language and Literature programs


Range of Rankings
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7-22

Research Activity
Source: NRC, 2006

Publications

PUBLICATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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13.1
CITATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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0.0

Grants

PERCENTAGE OF FACULTY WITH GRANTS
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15%

Awards

AWARDS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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4.4

Demographics

Diversity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on a measure of overall diversity. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 122 English Language and Literature programs


Range of Rankings
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40-80

Faculty Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Percent Female
FEMALE
34%

Percent Minority
MINORITY
10%

Doctorate Recipient Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Sex
MALE
40%
FEMALE
60%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS
95%
PERMANENT RESIDENTS
4%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
1%

Race / Ethnicity
MINORITY
15%

Demographics of all Graduate Students at the Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Sex
MALE
42%
FEMALE
58%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
77%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
23%

Race / Ethnicity
BLACK / AFRICAN AMERICAN
7%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE
0%
ASIAN
5%
WHITE
58%
HISPANIC / LATINO
8%
UNKNOWN
22%

Full-time Status
FULL TIME
88%
PART TIME
12%

Program Size

Faculty
Source: NRC, 2006

Total faculty members
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83
Interdisciplinary faculty
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25%

Total Students
Source: NRC, 2006

Total
286
First year
39.6

Student-Faculty Ratio
Source: NRC, 2006

Graduate students per faculty member
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3.4

Graduate Degrees
Source: IPEDS, 2005-2009

2005–2009 English degrees from CUNY Graduate School and University Center


Doctoral degrees/year

27.8

Contact Information

Contact Information, Program
Source: NRC, 2010


Contact Information

Contact Information, Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2009


Phone

(212) 817-7000 ext. 7000


Location

365 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10016-4309


*Value is missing. The value shown is based on the average for other programs in the same field. Learn more.

✝ Data are for all English degree recipients from CUNY Graduate School and University Center and may include graduates from more than one program.