New York University

Graduate School of Arts and Science

English and American Literature


70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.- English and American Literature, M.A.- English and American Literature

Format: Campus

Program Description:

A leading national center for the study of literature, language, and writing, the Department of English welcomes qualified applicants who wish to pursue advanced study. Students take a varied curriculum to earn an M.A. or a Ph.D. degree in English and American literature, emphasizing literary history and criticism.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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