Back to Results
University of Alberta

Department of History and Classics

Edmonton, AB

Interested?

Interested in Department of History and Classics? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info
University of Alberta

Overview

University of Alberta / Department of History and Classics is located in Edmonton, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Classical archaeology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Classical archaeology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Classical literature
Master of Arts (MA) History
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History
Master of Arts (MA) Classics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ancient history

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 13
Doctoral Degrees 6

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

73
Applied
37
Accepted
22
Enrolled
51%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum B+ average
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum A- average

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

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

Student Body

78
Total Graduate Students
39%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
60%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

70
Total faculty
Full-time - 40
Part-time - 30
Male (47)
Female (23)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Western Canada, classical archaeology, Britain, Eastern Europe, East Asia
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
96,000

Location & Contact

Address Edmonton, AB  T6G 2E1
Canada
Contact Dr. Christopher C. Mackay
Graduate Chair
Phone: 780-492-2698
Fax: 780-492-9125