University of Massachusetts Amherst MA in Linguistics & Comparative Literature
Linguistics & Comparative Literature is a major offered under the foreign languages and linguistics program of study at University of Massachusetts Amherst. 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, whether or not the degree is offered online, and more.
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How Much Does a Master’s in Comparative Literature from UMass Amherst Cost?
UMass Amherst Graduate Tuition and Fees
In 2019-2020, the average part-time graduate tuition at UMass Amherst was $1,673 per credit hour for out-of-state students. The average for in-state students was $779 per credit hour. The average full-time tuition and fees for graduate students are shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
Does UMass Amherst Offer an Online MA in Comparative Literature?
UMass Amherst 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 UMass Amherst Online Learning page.
UMass Amherst Master’s Student Diversity for Comparative Literature
Of the students who received their master’s degree in comparative literature in 2019-2020, 33.3% of them were women. This is less than the nationwide number of 67.8%.
None of the comparative literature master’s degree recipients at UMass Amherst in 2019-2020 were awarded to 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 UMass Amherst
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 UMass Amherst
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to linguistics and comparative literature.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|East Asian Languages||15|
|Classical Languages & Literature||6|
*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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