25
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Vanderbilt University / Program in Community Research and Action is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 4

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 Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Internship, fundable grant proposal

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

101
Applied
11
Accepted
5
Enrolled
11%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 88

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

25
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 24%
White or Caucasian 32%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 16%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 8%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (28%)
Female (72%)

Faculty

Research

Focus of faculty research: Applied psychological research, community theory, mental health, public policy, race dynamics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Nashville, TN  37240-1001
United States
Contact Dr. Douglas Perkins
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: douglas.d.perkins@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-322-7213
Fax: 615-322-1769