College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
346
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
14 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Psychology (Psy D)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 85
    • Doctoral Degrees 30
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 10
    • * 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 416
    • Accepted 210
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 108
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, Letters of recommendation, interview, resume, professional experience, and bachelor's degree in related area, writing sample
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, Letters of recommendation, and interview, essay
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, limited diversity and endowed scholarships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students346
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students346
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Full-time Percentage86%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty111
    • Full-time Percentage53%
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchForensic linguistically enhanced threat assessment, the use of on-line social networking in hiring and selection, nuclear medicine, molecular mechanisms in development, autism spectrum disorders
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Bernard Firestone

Dean

Phone: 516-463-5411
Fax: 516-463-4861
Email: lasbjf@hofstra.edu

Sunil Samuel

Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4723
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: graduateadmission@hofstra.edu


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