Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Find Schools Near

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.

If there’s something special you’re looking for, you can use one of the links below to find it:

How Much Does a Master’s in Comparative Literature from UMass Amherst Cost?

$16,235 Average Tuition and Fees

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
Tuition $14,014 $30,120
Fees $2,221 $2,221

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

3 Master's Degrees Awarded
33.3% Women
During the 2019-2020 academic year, there were 3 master’s degrees in comparative literature handed out to qualified students. The charts and tables below give more information about these students.

Male-to-Female Ratio

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%.

undefined

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

None of the comparative literature master’s degree recipients at UMass Amherst in 2019-2020 were awarded to racial-ethnic minorities*.

undefined
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
Native American or Alaska Native 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
White 3
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 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
Linguistics 1
Comparative Literature 2

You may also be interested in one of these majors related to linguistics and comparative literature.

Related Major Annual Graduates
East Asian Languages 15
Germanic Languages 1
Romance Languages 6
Classical Languages & Literature 6

View All Linguistics & Comparative Literature Related Majors >

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You