Master's Program Statistics - Creative Writing

In order to make the activity and culture of graduate programs more visible, we provide in the table below basic statistics about the Master's programs at the University of Michigan. The data and variables were selected to offer a more accurate and helpful picture than those provided by external sources. We also encourage you to visit the Creative Writing website to learn more about the intellectual life, successes, and opportunities in this Master's program.

The Master's program statistics are also available in an interactive dashboard (Tableau).

Master's Admissions
Fall 2018 5 Year Average
Number of applications 959 955
Number of new master's students 22 21
Master's Enrollment
Fall 2018 5 Year Average
Total enrollment 44 42
Female 64% 63%
Male 36% 37%
International 5% 9%
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident 95% 91%
Master's Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2018 5 Year Average
African American 7% 5%
Asian American 7% 8%
Hispanic (one or more races) 10% 7%
Native American 0% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 50% 58%
Two or more races (excludes Hispanic) 10% 8%
Not indicated 17% 12%
Master's Degree
2018 5 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded 13 19
Median years to Master's 1.64 1.65
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2014-15 and 2015-16 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2018 100%
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2016-17 and 2017-18 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2018 93%
Funding
2018 5 Year Average
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 1-25% of Tuition and Fees
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 26-50% of Tuition and Fees 0%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 51-75% of Tuition and Fees
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 76-100% of Tuition and Fees 98% 99%
Enrolled Master's students - No University support 2% 0%

Last updated April 8, 2019.