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Department of History College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

  • Atlanta, GA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 45%55%
    student ratio
  • 176
    total students
  • $8,064 | $28,800
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 15
    fall application deadline
  • 74%
    acceptance rate
  • 5 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [history]
      Master of Arts (MA) [historic preservation]
      Master of Arts (MA) [public history]
      Master of Arts (MA) [world history]
    • Heritage Preservation Master of Heritage Preservation (MHP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 39
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

74% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 87
    • Accepted 65
    • Acceptance Rate 74
    • Enrolled 40
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th March 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, BA in history; statement of purpose; writing sample; three letters of recommendation; official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, MA in history; master's thesis; statement of purpose; writing sample; three letters of recommendation; official transcripts; appropriate language skills
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$8,064
    • Out-of-state tuition *$28,800
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,128.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Part-time Percentage39%
    • Full-time Percentage61%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage87%
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNineteenth and twentieth century U.S. history , early Modern European history , modern European history , world history , public history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$96,214

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia State University

33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA 30302-3083
United States

Dr. Michelle Brattain

Chair

Phone: 404-413-6374
Fax: 404-413-6384
Email: mbrattain@gsu.edu

Dr. Joe Perry

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 404-413-6374
Fax: 404-413-6384
Email: jbperry@gsu.edu



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