Admissions Requirements

 

  1. Submission of scores on the LAST (Liberal Arts and Sciences Test) and GRE (Graduate Record Examination).
  2. B.A./B.S. degree in History or a B.A./B.S. degree with at least 30 credits of coursework in the social sciences (history, geography, political science, economics, anthropology, and/or sociology).
  3. Two letters of recommendation, one from an academic source.
  4. An admissions essay.
  5. International students must meet additional criteria, including the following: TOEFL scores: paper exam = 550; computer exam= 213; Internet exam= 80.  Students taking the IELTS English (Cambridge) exams must pass with a broad band score of 6.5. Students must also have their overseas documents evaluated by AACRAO International or WES (World Education Services).