Program in History College of Humanities and Social Sciences George Mason University

Program in History College of Humanities and Social Sciences George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
45%
55%
student ratio
202
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
53%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public And Applied History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • New Media And Information Technology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 42
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

53% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 145
    • Accepted 78
    • Acceptance Rate 53
    • Enrolled 42
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (waived for students who received their undergraduate degree 10 or more years ago or hold another graduate degree), expanded goals statement; 2 letters of recommendation; resume; official transcript
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, expanded goals statement; 3 letters of recommendation; writing sample; official transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students202
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students202
    • Part-time Percentage67%
    • Full-time Percentage33%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty53
    • Full-time Percentage85%
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHistory and new media, American history (digital), building digital archives in the 1930's
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in History

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 3G1
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Randolph Scully

History Program Director

Phone: 703-993-1259
Fax: 703-993-1251
Email: rscully@gmu.edu

Nicole Roth

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 703-993-1248
Fax: 703-993-1251
Email: nroth@gmu.edu


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