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Studying Ph.D. in History at American University in the United States:
Embark on your journey to become a historian in the heart of a city where history continually unfolds. This program caters to students passionate about American and modern European history, as well as various subfields, including African American and Jewish history. Immerse yourself in a rigorous training environment, benefiting from the invaluable guidance of this award-winning faculty, who will nurture your investigative and analytical prowess. Through hands-on research, you’ll uncover the intricacies of the past, shaping your path toward becoming a skilled historian.
- Duration: 3 years
- Degree awarded by: American University
- Admission criteria: Master’s Degree
- Language of instruction: English
- Application fee: 55
- Tuition fee per year: 28,830(for 30 credits)
- Currency: US Dollar
- Graduate Research Seminar
- Colloquium in Modern European History 1789-1900
- Colloquium in Modern European History since 1900
- Colloquium in United States History I: to 1865
- Colloquium in United States History II: since 1865
- Special Topics in Jewish History
- Comparative History
- Seminar in Gender and History
- Research Seminar in Latin American History
- University Professor
- Museum Curator
- Policy Analyst
- Government Historian
- Statement of purpose
- University transcripts from all universities attended (transcripts from outside of the U.S. must be evaluated by a NACES
- approved organization)
- Two letters of recommendation
- Minimum Grade Point Average of 3.3 (4.0 scale) in all undergraduate coursework Coursework in Intermediate Macroeconomics and Intermediate Microeconomics (or their equivalent), Statistics and Calculus at the bachelor’s or master’s level
- Master’s thesis (or another example of substantial research)
English language requirements:
All International students must demonstrate English language proficiency for admission:
Deadlines and intakes:
- Fall Semester: January 15
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University & General Expenses
When it comes to housing at American University, students have various options to choose from based on their preferences and budgets. Below is an overview of the accommodation options along with their prices for the academic year 2023-2024:
|On-Campus Residence||Comfortable dormitories with amenities||4,075 – 8,225|
|Off-Campus Housing||Apartments and houses near campus||6,845- 8,745|
Please note that prices may vary based on room type and specific housing facility. Additionally, off-campus housing prices can vary widely depending on location and the type of accommodation chosen.
American University offers a wealth of opportunities for international students after graduation. Whether you plan to pursue further studies or embark on a career, AU provides valuable resources and support.
- Optional Practical Training (OPT): International students can apply for OPT, which allows them to work in the U.S. for up to 12 months (24 months for STEM majors) in their field of study, gaining valuable work experience.
- Graduate Programs: AU offers a wide range of graduate programs for students looking to continue their education and specialize in their field.
- Career Services: The Career Center at AU offers comprehensive support, including job search assistance, resume building, and interview preparation to help international graduates succeed in the job market.
- Networking: AU’s strong alumni network provides opportunities for international graduates to connect with professionals in various industries.
- Entrepreneurship: If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, AU’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship program can help you launch your own business.
After graduation, international students at American University are well-equipped to excel in their chosen path, whether it’s further education or entering the workforce.