Facts and Figures

Graduate students in the Department of History make up part of a large, international student community at the University of Maryland. See the Choose Maryland page for a statistical overview of the Maryland student body as well as the Graduate School's graphic on the demographic makeup of the graduate student population.

A statistical overview of the History doctoral program, which includes a comprehensive listing of dissertations completed since 1937 as well as in progress, is available through the American Historical Association's online Guide to History Doctoral Programs in the United States and Canada.

The Graduate Program makes available a general Fact Sheet by request. Historical information on alumni placement and employment is also available.