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University of Alaska Fairbanks

College of Liberal Arts

Fairbanks, AK

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Overview

University of Alaska Fairbanks / College of Liberal Arts is located in Fairbanks, AK, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts (MA/MFA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 47
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

106
Applied
52
Accepted
37
Enrolled
49%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st March 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards July 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

206
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.88%
Black or African American 2.43%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native 8.25%
Asian 1.46%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.97%
Two or more races 5.34%
Unknown 17.96%

Gender

Male (32%)
Female (67%)

Faculty

64
Total faculty
Full-time - 64
Part-time - 0
Male (35)
Female (29)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Alaskan native oral history, historical linguistics, history of Alaska, native pathways to sobriety, migration to Alaska
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
602,000

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 756280
Fairbanks, AK  99775-6280
United States
Contact Todd Sherman
Dean
Email: uaf-cla@uaf.edu
Phone: 907-474-7231
Fax: 907-474-5817

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