English Literature (British and Commonwealth) Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on the literatures and literary developments of the English-speaking peoples of the British Isles and the British Commonwealth, from the origins of the English language to the present. This program typically includes in depth instruction in period and genre studies, country and regional specializations, literary criticism, author studies, and the study of folkloric traditions.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in English Literature.

Berea College

101 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY 40404-2182

Phone Number:(859) 985-3000
Website:www.berea.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,604 (1,604 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Centenary College

400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, NJ 7840

Phone Number:(908) 852-1400
Website:www.centenarycollege.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,867 (2,699 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Columbia University in the City of New York

West 116 St and Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Phone Number:(212) 854-1754
Website:www.columbia.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:25,340 (7,904 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:6 to 1

CUNY Hunter College

695 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065

Phone Number:(212) 772-4000
Website:www.hunter.cuny.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,199 (20,024 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Excelsior College

7 Columbia Cir, Albany, NY 12203-5159

Phone Number:(518) 464-8500
Website:www.excelsior.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:43,137 (41,696 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:71 to 1
Admissions:www.excelsior.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.excelsior.edu/financial-aid
Online Application:www.excelsior.edu/admissions

Gannon University

109 W Sixth St, Erie, PA 16541-0001

Phone Number:(814) 871-7000
Website:www.gannon.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,760 (2,993 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.gannon.edu/admiss
Financial Aid:www.gannon.edu/admiss/undergrad/finaid/
Online Application:www.gannon.edu/admiss/undergrad/apply/

George Mason University

4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

Phone Number:(703) 993-1000
Website:www.gmu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:38,257 (22,471 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549

Phone Number:(516) 463-6600
Website:www.hofstra.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,892 (9,064 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:www.hofstra.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.hofstra.edu/financialaid
Online Application:www.hofstra.edu/application

Mercy College

555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

Phone Number:(800) 637-2969
Website:www.mercy.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – other
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,395 (7,122 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:www.mercy.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.mercy.edu/admissions/financial-aid
Online Application:www.mercy.edu/admissions/apply-now

Mills College

5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94613

Phone Number:(510) 430-2255
Website:www.mills.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,562 (1,021 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

New York University

70 Washington Sq South, New York, NY 10012-1091

Phone Number:(212) 998-1212
Website:www.nyu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:48,997 (24,325 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Ohio Northern University

525 S. Main St, Ada, OH 45810-1599

Phone Number:(419) 772-2000
Website:www.onu.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,022 (2,981 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:www-new.onu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www-new.onu.edu/admissions/financial_aid
Online Application:www-new.onu.edu/admissions/admission_to_onu/how…

Pace University-New York

1 Pace Plaza, New York, NY 10038-1598

Phone Number:(212) 346-1200
Website:www.pace.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,377 (9,468 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:appserv.pace.edu/execute/page.cfm?doc_id=764
Financial Aid:appserv.pace.edu/execute/page.cfm?doc_id=768
Online Application:appserv.pace.edu/execute/page.cfm?doc_id=22311

Prescott College

220 Grove Ave, Prescott, AZ 86301

Phone Number:(877) 350-2100
Website:www.prescott.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,432 (1,034 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Saint Mary’s College

Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone Number:(574) 284-4000
Website:www.saintmarys.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,658 (1,658 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www3.saintmarys.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www3.saintmarys.edu/tuition

SUNY at Purchase College

735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase, NY 10577-1400

Phone Number:(914) 251-6000
Website:www.purchase.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,131 (4,980 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.purchase.edu/departments/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.purchase.edu/Departments/Admissions/Financi…
Online Application:www.purchase.edu/Departments/Admissions/Applica…

Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY 13244-5040

Phone Number:(315) 443-1870
Website:syr.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:30,241 (23,229 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

Touro College

27-33 W 23rd St, New York, NY 10010

Phone Number:(212) 463-0400
Website:www.touro.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,029 (10,669 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Union Graduate College

80 Nott Terrace, Schenectady, NY 12308

Phone Number:(518) 631-9900
Website:www.uniongraduatecollege.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:648 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:uniongraduatecollege.edu/pages/admissionsFinanc…
Financial Aid:www.uniongraduatecollege.edu/pages/admissionsFi…
Online Application:www.uniongraduatecollege.edu/pages/applyOnline/…

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

150 Finoli Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601

Phone Number:(724) 837-7040
Website:www.greensburg.pitt.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,942 (1,942 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Admissions:www.upg.pitt.edu/prospective/
Financial Aid:www.upg.pitt.edu/prospective/financialAid.aspx
Online Application:app.applyyourself.com/?id=up-upg

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