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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Department of History

Minneapolis, MN

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Overview

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus / Department of History is located in Minneapolis, MN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 16

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

233
Applied
26
Accepted
15
Enrolled
11%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Writing sample, letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

110
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.64%
Black or African American 5.45%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.91%
Asian 11.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 12.73%

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

56
Total faculty
Full-time - 36
Part-time - 20
Male (25)
Female (31)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Early and modern United States; medieval, early modern and modern Europe; Africa; East and South Asia; Latin America
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
270,491

Location & Contact

Address 100 Church Street, SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455-0213
United States
Contact Cohen Gary
Chair
Email: gcohen@umn.edu
Phone: 612-624-2800
Fax: 612-624-7096