994
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Memphis / College of Arts and Sciences is located in Memphis, TN, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science/Doctor of Philosophy (MS/PhD)
(Graduate Certificate)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Specialist in Education (Ed S)
Master of City and Regional Planning (MCRP)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

839
Applied
443
Accepted
283
Enrolled
53%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
60
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

994
Total Graduate Students
35%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
64%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.62%
Black or African American 19.72%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.92%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 2.11%
Unknown 0.1%

Gender

Male (53%)
Female (46%)

Faculty

245
Total faculty
Full-time (208)
Part-time (37)
Male (151)
Female (94)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cognitive psychology, combinatorial mathematics, computational chemistry, continental philosophy, public policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
13,651,978

Location & Contact

Address 107 Scates Hall
Memphis, TN  38152
United States
Contact Thomas J. Nenon
Dean
Email: tnenon@memphis.edu
Phone: 901-678-3067
Fax: 901-678-4831