Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York
 


History at a Glance (2012-2013) 

TIME TO COMPLETION:
Students graduating in academic Year 2005 through academic year 2013

Total Graduates Mean
# of years to completion
Median
# of years to completion
18 8.6 8.4

Ph.D. Graduates beginning at the bachelor level (with Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
1 0 0 1 6
13% 13% 0% 13% 16%
 
Ph.D. Graduates beginning with advanced degree (with non-Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
0 0 3 1 6
    30% 10% 60%


PROGRAM COSTS:
Over the past 3 years students earned an average of 9 credits per term, while in coursework. Visit our Tuition and Fees page to view the current tuition fees.



GSAS FUNDING:
In academic year 2012 - 2013, 55 students were enrolled in the history program.
Ph.D. 41 74%
M.A. 14 26%

  

In the history program, 25 (46%) students had stipends, including:
Distinguished fellowships 5 6%
Graduate assistantships 9 48%
Teaching associates 2 16%
Teaching fellows 8 29%
External funding 1  


In the history program, 30 (53%) students had scholarships, including:
Distinguished fellowships 5

17%

Graduate assistantships 9

30%

Teaching associates 2

7%

Teaching fellows 8

27%

External funding 1

 3%

Tuition scholarships 5

17%




Visit the following websites regarding GSAS funding information:
GSAS Funding
Distinguished Fellowships



INCOMING STUDENTS:

Of 59 admitted applicants for Fall 2012, 8 (14%) made up the entering doctoral cohort.
Ph.D. students 4 50%
M.A. students 5 50%


The entering cohort had GRE score (2008 - 2010) ranges of:
Verbal 540 - 710
Quantitative 500 - 680
Analytical Writing 4.5 - 5.5


The average Bachelor’s GPA for incoming students:
3.63

100% of 1st year Ph.D. students have merit based stipends and full tuition scholarships

DEGREES AWARDED:
In academic year 2010 - 2011, Fordham awarded 18 degrees in history.
Ph.D 3 17%
M.A 17 83%

 


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