31
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of California, Berkeley / Department of Rhetoric is located in Berkeley, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

115
Applied
3
Enrolled

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 5th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

31
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 25.81%
Black or African American 6.45%
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 19.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 9.68%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: History and theory of rhetoric, public discourse (law, politics, and science), literature and philosophy, film
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Berkeley, CA  94720
United States
Contact Prof. David Bates
Chair
Email: rfa@berkeley.edu
Phone: 510-642-1415