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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

  • Hempstead, NY
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 63%37%
    student ratio
  • 331
    total students
  • $19,800 | $19,800
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Doctor of Psychology (Psy D)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 81
    • Doctoral Degrees 24
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 8
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees V, Required for some, Required for some and internship; capstone; minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and oral defense; internship
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 517
    • Accepted 227
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 106
  • 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; bachelor's degree in related area; writing sample
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, letters of recommendation; interview; essay
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$19,800
    • Out-of-state tuition *$19,800
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$970.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • 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, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, limited diversity and endowed scholarships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students331
    • Female Percentage63%
    • Male Percentage37%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students331
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty113
    • Full-time Percentage65%
    • Part-time Percentage35%
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNeuroscience, neurophysiology and behavior ; exposure therapy for phobia and trauma treatment using virtual reality and other modalities of therapy ; psychoanalysis, queer studies, disability studies, trauma theory, critical theory; forensic linguistically enhanced threat assessment ; the use of online social networking sites in hiring and selection
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$928,980

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

Carol Drummer

Dean of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4876
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: gradstudent@hofstra.edu



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