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University of Chicago

Department of Comparative Human Development

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Chicago / Department of Comparative Human Development is located in Chicago, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 6

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
Trial research project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

50
Applied
7
Accepted
4
Enrolled
14%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, transcripts, resume or curriculum vitae, writing sample (dependent on department)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

52
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.85%
Black or African American 15.38%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.92%
Unknown 3.85%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Location & Contact

Address 1126 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Margaret Beale Spencer
Chair
Email: olivergarland@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-1234