18
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Seton Hall University / Department of History is located in South Orange, NJ, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) History European history
Master of Arts (MA) History Global history
Master of Arts (MA) History United States history
Master of Arts (MA) History Catholic history

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis or comprehensive exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

10
Applied
8
Accepted
5
Enrolled
80%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st July 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

18
Total Graduate Students
66%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
33%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 5.56%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 22.22%

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time (16)
Part-time (0)
Male (11)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Catholic history, European history, global history, United States history, African-American history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079-2697
United States
Contact Dr. Nathaniel Knight
Chair
Email: knightna@shu.edu
Phone: 973-275-2178
Fax: 973-761-7798