Department of Family Social Science College of Education and Human Development University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Department of Family Social Science College of Education and Human Development University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
85
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 73
    • Accepted 43
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (preferred)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (preferred)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChild adjustment in family context; families and culture; families and financial decisions; family formation and intergenerational studies; families, loss, and trauma; intimate family relationships
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,329,065

Location & Contact

Department of Family Social Science

College of Education and Human Development
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

100 Church Street, SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0213
United States

Dr. Lynne Borden

Head

Phone: 612-625-1900
Fax: 612-625-4227
Email: lmborden@umn.edu

Dr. Jodi Dworkin

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 612-625-3732
Fax: 612-625-4227
Email: jdworkin@umn.edu


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