HOS Graduate Admissions

Program Length: 5 years (Ph.D. only)

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Visit the Graduate School's webpage to apply online. All application materials must be submitted/uploaded to the online application. Note: When completing the online application, if you are applying to the Program in History of Science, please select ‘Program in History of Science’ as the department. If you encounter any trouble with the online application, contact the Graduate Admissions Office.

HOS-Specific Requirements

Please note that although the History of Science Program is located within the History Department, these programs have separate admissions processes. History of Science applicants are required to submit a writing sample, which should demonstrate your ability to do research using primary sources in the language of your field. It could be a term paper, essay, journal article or short master’s thesis, normally, not more than 25 to 35 pages.

Read more about the History Department’s graduate program.

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