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Students
Small town
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Overview

Indiana University Bloomington / Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology is located in Bloomington, IN, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Ethnomusicology Folklore
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ethnomusicology Folklore

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 6

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 151 for Verbal, 150 for Quantitative, 4.5 for Analytical)
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Project, thesis, or exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 151 for Verbal, 150 for Quantitative, 4.5 for Analytical)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

40
Applied
21
Accepted
9
Enrolled
53%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 151 for Verbal, 150 for Quantitative, 4.5 for Analytical)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, personal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 151 for Verbal, 150 for Quantitative, 4.5 for Analytical)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, personal statement, MA
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

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 Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

73
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.48%
Black or African American 6.85%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.48%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.74%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time (15)
Part-time (1)
Male (10)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Narrative, performance studies, material culture, popular culture, music, public practice
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 800 East 3rd Street
Classroom Office Building
Bloomington, IN  47405
United States
Contact Dr. John McDowell
Chair
Email: mcdowell@indiana.edu
Phone: 812-855-0390
Fax: 812-855-4008