Berkeley, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 20
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 326
    • Accepted 43
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample (not to exceed 10 pages), academic transcripts, and 2 essays (statement of purpose, personal statement)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAfrican, British, Byzantine, European (Ancient Greece and Rome, Medieval, Early Modern, Late Modern), Asian (China, Japan, South, Southeast), Jewish, Latin American, Middle Eastern, science, and United States history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Letters and Science
University of California, Berkeley

3229 Dwinelle Hall MC 2550
Berkeley, CA 94720-2550
United States

Prof. Ethan Shagan

Chair

Phone: 510-642-3402
Fax: 510-643-5323
Email: histadm@berkeley.edu

Erin Leigh Inama

Graduate Admissions, Recruitment, and Outreach Advisor

Phone: 510-642-2378
Fax: 510-643-5323
Email: histadm@berkeley.edu


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