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Marquette University

Department of History

Milwaukee, WI

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Overview

Marquette University / Department of History is located in Milwaukee, WI.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) European history
Master of Arts (MA) Global studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) United States history
Master of Arts (MA) United States history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) European history

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Essay, 2 classes of research seminars (6 hours)
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
2 research seminars, dissertation seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

26
Applied
22
Accepted
13
Enrolled
85%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette, one-page statement of purpose, three letters of recommendation from former teachers
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette, one-page statement of purpose, three letters of recommendation from former teachers, writing sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

37
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.7%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.7%
Unknown 5.41%

Gender

Male (64%)
Female (35%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 2
Male (17)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Children's history, Soviet and post-Soviet history, modern Ireland and Britain, Japan and martial arts, American Catholicism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI  53201-1881
United States
Contact Dr. James Marten
Chair
Phone: 414-288-7901
Fax: 414-288-1578