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Department of History College of Letters and Science University of California, Berkeley

  • Berkeley, CA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 41%59%
    student ratio
  • 188
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 12%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 20
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees V, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

12% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 370
    • Accepted 47
    • Acceptance Rate 12
    • Enrolled 27
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample (not to exceed 10 pages), academic transcripts, and 2 essays (statement of purpose, personal statement)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students188
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students188
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAfrican, British, Byzantine, European (Ancient Greece and Rome, Medieval, Early Modern, Late Modern), Asian (China, Japan, South, Southeast), Jewish, Latin American, Middle Eastern, science, and United States history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Letters and Science
University of California, Berkeley

3229 Dwinelle Hall MC 2550
Berkeley, CA 94720-2550
United States

Prof. Ethan Shagan

Chair

Phone: 510-642-3402
Fax: 510-643-5323
Email: histadm@berkeley.edu

Erin Leigh Inama

Graduate Admissions, Recruitment, and Outreach Advisor

Phone: 510-642-2378
Fax: 510-643-5323
Email: histadm@berkeley.edu



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