26
Students
Rural setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania / Department of History and Philosophy is located in Shippensburg, PA, in a rural setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Applied history

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10

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 Thesis, internship, or student teaching and professional practicum

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
21
Accepted
12
Enrolled
88%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th No
Spring deadline September 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements 500-word statement of purpose; interview or minimum GPA of 2.75

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 Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

26
Total Graduate Students
46%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
53%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 3.85%
White or Caucasian 88%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.85%
Unknown 3.85%

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time (5)
Part-time (0)
Male (4)
Female (1)

Location & Contact

Address 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA  17257-2299
United States
Contact Dr. John D. Bloom
Associate Professor and Program Coordinator
Email: jdbloo@ship.edu
Phone: 717-477-1621
Fax: 717-477-4062