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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / Department of History is located in Chapel Hill, NC.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 18

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
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Oral thesis defense
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral dissertation defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

380
Applied
50
Accepted
13%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

133
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.26%
Black or African American 6.02%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.01%
Asian 1.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (54%)
Female (45%)

Faculty

53
Total faculty
Full-time - 44
Part-time - 9
Male (40)
Female (13)

Location & Contact

Address Chapel Hill, NC  27599
United States
Contact Dr. Peter A. Coclanis
Phone: 919-962-2211