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English Language & Literature at Ohio State University - Main Campus

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. We've also included details on how Ohio State ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in English language and literature.

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English Language & Literature Degrees Available at Ohio State

  • Bachelor’s Degree in English Language & Literature
  • Master’s Degree in English Language & Literature
  • Doctorate Degree in English Language & Literature

Ohio State English Language & Literature Rankings

The bachelor's program at Ohio State was ranked #122 on College Factual's Best Schools for English language and literature list. It is also ranked #6 in Ohio.

Ranking Type Rank
Best English Language & Literature Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 87

Popularity of English Language & Literature at Ohio State

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Ohio State University - Main Campus handed out 190 bachelor's degrees in English language and literature. Due to this, the school was ranked #21 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 9% over the previous year when 209 degrees were handed out.

In 2018, 17 students received their master’s degree in English language and literature from Ohio State. This makes it the #149 most popular school for English language and literature master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 20 students received their doctoral degrees in English language and literature in 2018, making the school the #9 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

English Language & Literature Student Diversity at Ohio State

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the English language and literature majors at Ohio State University - Main Campus.

Ohio State English Language & Literature Bachelor’s Program

Of the 190 English language and literature students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2017-2018 from Ohio State, about 42% were men and 58% were women.

Ohio State Gender Breakdown of English Language & Literature Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at Ohio State are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 84% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Ohio State University - Main Campus with a bachelor's in English language and literature.

Ethnic Diversity of English Language & Literature Majors at Ohio State University - Main Campus
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 4
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 160
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 12

Ohio State English Language & Literature Master’s Program

Of the 17 English language and literature students who graduated with a master's degree in 2017-2018 from Ohio State, about 12% were men and 88% were women.

Ohio State Gender Breakdown of English Language & Literature Master's Degree Grads

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Ohio State are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 71% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Ohio State University - Main Campus with a master's in English language and literature.

Ethnic Diversity of English Language & Literature Majors at Ohio State University - Main Campus
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 12
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 2

Areas of Concentration for English Language & Literature

English Language and Literature students may decide to concentrate in one of the following focus areas. Individual focus areas may not be available for all degree levels.

Concentration Annual Graduates
General English Literature 227

Majors Similar to English Language & Literature

Related Major Annual Graduates
Visual & Performing Arts 331
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 289
Philosophy & Religious Studies 41
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 14

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