College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
1,331
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
23%
acceptance rate
44 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Postbaccalaureate Certificate
      Graduate Certificate
      Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Criminal Justice (JD/MSCJ)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts in Language Learning (MALL)
      Master of Education/Master of Arts (M Ed/MA)
      Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Arts (MLIS/MA)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 287
    • Doctoral Degrees 111
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 5
    • * 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

23% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,298
    • Accepted 547
    • Acceptance Rate 23
    • Enrolled 316
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1331
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1331
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty362
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHumanities, social sciences, physical sciences and mathematics, life sciences
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$15,220,885

Location & Contact

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Wayne Raskind

Dean

Phone: 313-577-2519
Email: raskind@wayne.edu

Ms. Jameshia Granberry

Director, Graduate Admissions

Phone: 313-577-4723
Email: gradadmissions@wayne.edu


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