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Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Program in History

Piscataway, NJ

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Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Program in History is located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Women's and gender history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History of technology, environment and health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History of diplomacy and foreign relations
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Early American history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Early modern European history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Medieval history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Latin American history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nineteenth and twentieth century American history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Modern European history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Global and comparative history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History of the Atlantic cultures and African diaspora
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) African-American history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) East Asian history

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

261
Applied
31
Accepted
15
Enrolled
12%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Sample of written work

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

Student Body

117
Total Graduate Students
49%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
50%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.42%
Black or African American 10.26%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.85%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 13.68%

Gender

Male (36%)
Female (63%)

Faculty

55
Total faculty
Full-time - 55
Part-time - 0
Male (29)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: American history, European history, Afro-American history, women's history, Latin American history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,000

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road
Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8097
United States
Contact Dr. Paul Hanebrink
Phone: 732-445-4636