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Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

University of Oklahoma / Department of History is located in Norman, OK, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 2

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 Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
30 hours for thesis option; 34 hours for non-thesis option plus a 4-hour written exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
8
Accepted
3
Enrolled
33%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference, preferably from applicant's professors; statement of purpose; writing sample; minimum GPA of 3.5
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference, preferably from applicant's history professors; statement of purpose; writing sample; minimum GPA of 3.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

53
Total Graduate Students
56%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
43%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.55%
Black or African American 1.89%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.89%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.66%
Unknown 11.32%

Gender

Male (62%)
Female (37%)

Faculty

39
Total faculty
Full-time (38)
Part-time (1)
Male (23)
Female (16)

Research

Focus of faculty research: American West, Native American studies, Latin American studies, environmental history, Judaic studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
31,087

Location & Contact

Address 455 West Lindsey
Room 403A
Norman, OK  73019
United States
Contact Dr. James Hart Jr.
Professor/Chair of History
Email: jshart@ou.edu
Phone: 405-325-6305
Fax: 405-325-4503