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University of Louisville

Department of Comparative Humanities

Louisville, KY

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Overview

University of Louisville / Department of Comparative Humanities is located in Louisville, KY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Master of Business Administration (MA/MBA)
Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
Master of Arts (MA) Civic leadership
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Culture, criticism, and contemporary thought
Master of Arts (MA) Traditional humanities
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public arts and letters
Master of Arts (MA) Linguistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 6
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Alternate accepted
Directed study culminating project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
13
Accepted
8
Enrolled
81%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Two letters of reference, official transcripts.
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Three letters of recommendation, statement of intent, scholarly writing sample, transcripts from all institutions attended

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

40
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.5%
Black or African American 2.5%
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 10%
Unknown 2.5%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

33
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 18
Male (18)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Literary studies, cultural studies, creative studies, religious studies, linguistics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2301 South Third Street
Louisville, KY  40292-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Ann Hall
Chair
Email: ann.hall@louisville.edu
Phone: 502-852-6805
Fax: 502-852-0078

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