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George Mason University

Program in History

Fairfax, VA

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Overview

George Mason University / Program in History is located in Fairfax, VA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) History
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History
(Certificate) Digital public humanities

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 34
Doctoral Degrees 7

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Translation language exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Internship in applied history

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

95
Applied
68
Accepted
33
Enrolled
72%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
80
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Goals statement, writing sample, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Goals statement, writing sample, letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 575
TOEFL IBT score: 88
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

153
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.61%
Black or African American 2.61%
White or Caucasian 86%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.65%
Asian 2.61%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.65%
Two or more races 1.31%
Unknown 1.96%

Gender

Male (54%)
Female (45%)

Faculty

53
Total faculty
Full-time - 34
Part-time - 19
Male (32)
Female (21)

Research

Focus of faculty research: U.S. history, digital history, global history, colonial U.S. history, European history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4400 University Drive, MSN 3G1
Fairfax, VA  22030
United States
Contact Brian Platt
Chair
Email: bplatt1@gmu.edu
Phone: 703-993-1253
Fax: 703-993-1251

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