Department of Family Social Science College of Education and Human Development University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Department of Family Social Science College of Education and Human Development University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
82
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 13
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 62
    • Accepted 40
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 25
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th 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 General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (preferred)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (preferred)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students82
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students82
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Full-time Percentage67%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChild adjustment in family context; families and culture; families and financial decisions; family formation and intergenerational studies; families, loss, and trauma; intimate family relationships
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,287,991

Location & Contact

Department of Family Social Science

College of Education and Human Development
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

100 Church Street, SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0213
United States

Dr. Lynne Borden

Head

Phone: 612-625-1900
Fax: 612-625-4227
Email: lmborden@umn.edu

Dr. Jennifer Engler

Assistant Dean

Phone: 612-626-2887
Email: engle009@umn.edu


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