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Program Details:

  • Application Requirements:
    • Online application form
    • Transcripts (uploaded on the Academic History page)
    • 3 letters of recommendation
    • Statement of Goals (1 - 2 pages) including areas of proposed research
    • Recent writing sample
    • Curriculum vitae
    • $50 non-refundable application fee
    • Note: GRE (General) is not required.
  • Deadlines:
    • Fall Admittance only: January 8, 2024
  • Funding available: Yes
  • Credits and Tuition:
    • 48 credits
    • $890 per credit, plus $50 general fee per semester


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The Office of Graduate Studies offers a multitude of ways to get acquainted with Villanova! From personal tours to events such as Open House and virtual information sessions, we have options to fit your schedule. Plan your visit today!