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University of Chicago

Master of Arts Program in the Social Sciences

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Chicago / Master of Arts Program in the Social Sciences is located in Chicago, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 206

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,068
Applied
877
Accepted
245
Enrolled
82%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 4th January 4th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's 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 January 4
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

245
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
99%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.12%
Black or African American 0.82%
White or Caucasian 38%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.45%
Unknown 1.63%

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Location & Contact

Address 5757 South University Avenue
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Prof. Dain Borges
Director
Email: mapssstaff@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-8317