158
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Chicago / Department of History is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 27
Doctoral Degrees 17

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
Oral exams in 3 fields

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

343
Applied
27
Accepted
14
Enrolled
8%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 10th December 10th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, transcripts, resume or curriculum vitae, writing sample (dependent on department)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 10
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

158
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 16.46%
Black or African American 5.06%
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.8%
Unknown 8.86%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Location & Contact

Address 1126 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Dr. Emilio Kouri
Chair
Email: kouri@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-834-4769
Fax: 773-702-7550