Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Brandeis University

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Brandeis University

Waltham, MA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
845
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
27%
acceptance rate
31 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Postbaccalaureate Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Arts/Master of Arts (MA/MA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Public Policy/Master of Arts (MPP/MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 250
    • Doctoral Degrees 85
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

27% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3,033
    • Accepted 834
    • Acceptance Rate 27
    • Enrolled 329
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, GMAT, or MAT (depending on program)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (for some programs)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students845
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students845
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian70%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty423
    • Full-time Percentage70%
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Brandeis University

MS 031 PO Box 9110
Waltham, MA 02454
United States

Eric Chasalow

Dean

Phone: 781-736-3410
Fax: 781-736-3412
Email: gradschool@brandeis.edu

Laurie Nichols

Director of Admission and Recruitment, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 781-736-3410
Fax: 781-736-3412
Email: gradschool@brandeis.edu


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