PhD in Information Studies Program College of Computing and Informatics Drexel University

PhD in Information Studies Program College of Computing and Informatics Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
53%
47%
student ratio
45
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Information Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 41
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 12
  • 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 February 1st February 1st 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
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian15%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInformation retrieval/information visualization/bibliometrics, human-computer interaction, digital libraries, databases, text/data mining, healthcare informatics, school library media, social media, information behavior, information ethics, information policy and archives
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

PhD in Information Studies Program

College of Computing and Informatics
Drexel University

3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2875
United States

Dr. Sprios Mancoridis

Interim Dean/Professor of Computer Science

Phone: 215-895-6824
Fax: 215-895-0545
Email: sprios@drexel.edu

Mr. Matthew Lechtenberg

Graduate Admissions Manager

Phone: 215-895-1951
Fax: 215-895-2303
Email: ml333@drexel.edu


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