Northwestern University MA in Linguistics & Comparative Literature
The main focus area for this major is Comparative Literature. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
Linguistics & Comparative Literature is a major offered under the foreign languages and linguistics program of study at Northwestern University. We’ve pulled together some essential information you should know about the master’s degree program in comparative literature, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more.
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How Much Does a Master’s in Comparative Literature from Northwestern Cost?
Northwestern Graduate Tuition and Fees
In 2019-2020, the average part-time graduate tuition at Northwestern was $6,649 per credit hour for both in-state and out-of-state students. Information about average full-time graduate student tuition and fees is shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
Does Northwestern Offer an Online MA in Comparative Literature?
Northwestern does not offer an online option for its comparative literature master’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Northwestern Online Learning page.
Northwestern Master’s Student Diversity for Comparative Literature
All of the students who received their MA in comparative literature in 2019-2020 were women.
Of those students who received a master’s degree at Northwestern in comparative literature at 2019-2020, none were racial-ethnic minorities*.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
MA in Comparative Literature Focus Areas at Northwestern
Linguistics & Comparative Literature students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
Majors Related to a MA in Comparative Literature From Northwestern
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to linguistics and comparative literature.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages||3|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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