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American Studies (PHD and Nondegree)

  U.S. Non-U.S.
Fall 1/16 1/16
Merit-Based Aid 1/16

Graduate School - Newark

Program Requirements

A sample of academic or professional writing up to 6,000 words long and personal statement of up to 1,500 words describing how you would advance by pursuing a degree in American Studies. For nondegree: see footnote below.

Test Requirements

GRE General. Official transcripts, personal statement, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample.


Current non-degree students will only be permitted to take a total of 12 credits before they must apply to the program for matriculation. Application fee, personal statement, and transcripts must be submitted in order to be considered for non-degree study.