MASTER'S DEGREE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Does your program provide funding for masters students? 

No, at this time we are not able to provide funding for masters students. U.S. Citizens may be eligible for student loans and campus employment. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for further information.

What is the time to degree for masters students? 

Our average time-to-degree for masters students is 2 years.

What is the cost-of-living in Binghamton, New York?

The cost of living in Binghamton, NY, is relatively low compared to large cities and many other areas in the USA, as you can see for your self with any internet cost-of-living calculator.  Information, on the cost of attending Binghamton University, may be found on the Student Accounts Costs of Attending page. For tuition and fees, please check the Student Accounts Rates Table (.pdf, 50.2kb).

Do I need to have bachelor’s degree in English Literature in order to be admitted to the masters program?  

An undergraduate degree in English is desirable for admission to the masters program, but this does not preclude the admission of students whose education has been in related fields.

 

Last Updated: 7/25/14