Department of History College of Natural and Social Sciences University of Nebraska at Kearney

Department of History College of Natural and Social Sciences University of Nebraska at Kearney

Kearney, NE
location
Public
type
Small
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
163
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 15
fall application deadline
98%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 35
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

98% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 81
    • Accepted 80
    • Acceptance Rate 98
    • Enrolled 55
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 15th June 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesletters of recommendation, writing sample, letter of interest
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

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 awardsFebruary 28
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students163
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students163
    • Part-time Percentage94%
    • Full-time Percentage6%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMilitary history, labor history/labor and the law, state formation and nationalism, American intellectual history, Civil War and Reconstruction
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Natural and Social Sciences
University of Nebraska at Kearney

905 West 25th Street
Kearney, NE 68849-0001
United States

Dr. Mark Ellis

Chair

Phone: 308-865-8767
Email: ellismr@unk.edu

Ms. Amber Alexander

Advisor, Graduate History Program

Phone: 308-865-8766
Email: alexanderaj@unk.edu


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