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University of Houston

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Houston, TX

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Overview

University of Houston / Department of Comparative Cultural Studies is located in Houston, TX.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Anthropology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum 500 verbal, 500 quantitative)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11
Applied
9
Accepted
6
Enrolled
82%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 28th February 28th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum 500 verbal, 500 quantitative)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 undergraduate hours

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

21
Total Graduate Students
61%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
38%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 14.29%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.76%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.76%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (19%)
Female (80%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time - 7
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (3)

Location & Contact

Address 4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX  77204
United States
Contact Dr. Janis F. Hutchinson
Interim Chair
Email: jhutchinson@uh.edu
Phone: 713-743-3780
Fax: 713-743-3798