Program in American and New England Studies Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston University

Program in American and New England Studies Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
62%
38%
student ratio
45
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • American Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 64
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th January 5th 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, scholarly writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, curriculum vitae
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Full-time Percentage87%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races14%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Location & Contact

Program in American and New England Studies

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Boston University

One Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215
United States

William Moore

Director

Phone: 617-353-9912
Fax: 617-353-2556
Email: moorewd@bu.edu

Julia Kline

Senior Program Coordinator

Phone: 617-353-2948
Fax: 617-353-2556
Email: jgawle@bu.edu


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