Columbia, SC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
55%
45%
student ratio
40
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
7%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public History Certificate [museum management]
      Master of Arts (MA) [archive management]
      Master of Arts (MA) [historic preservation]
      Master of Arts (MA) [museum administration]
    • History Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [History ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [History ]
    • Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Arts (MLIS/MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

7% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 127
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 7
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $40
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th 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
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian95%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage18%
    • Male Percentage82%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchU.S. history; European history; Latin American history; history of science and technology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$15,000

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Arts and Sciences
University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC 29208
United States

Lacy Ford

Thomas Brown

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