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Department of History College of Letters and Science University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Madison, WI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 36%64%
    student ratio
  • 238
    total students
  • $10,728 | $24,054
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 34%
    acceptance rate
  • 22 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • United States History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • African History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Central Asian History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Comparative World History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • East Asian History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • European History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Gender And Women's History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Latin American And Caribbean History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Middle Eastern History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • South Asian History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Southeast Asian History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • Doctoral Degrees 21
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees V and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 363
    • Accepted 126
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • 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 December 1st 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
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesMichigan English Language Assessment Battery or TOEFL

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$10,728
    • Out-of-state tuition *$24,054
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,130.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Graduate Assistantships, readerships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students238
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students238
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian95%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty48
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAmerican, African, European, Asian, Latin American, and Middle Eastern history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,000,000

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Letters and Science
University of Wisconsin-Madison

500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1380
United States

Thomas Archdeacon

Ms. Jane Williams



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