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History of Science, Technology and Medicine

24 months
39932 USD/year
35004 USD/year
12050 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Building on a long tradition of talented faculty, creative and dedicated graduate students and outstanding research facilities, the History of Science, Technology and Medicine Program at the University of Oklahoma prepares students for professional careers in university teaching and research as well as library and curatorial positions. 


About this Degree

History of Science, Technology and Medicine Program at the University of Oklahoma explores the role of science, technology and medicine in society while providing the skills necessary for focused concentration on specific topics. The department offers special fellowships in support of graduate study, lively interaction with visiting scholars through the endowed Mellon Fellowship Program, and innovative teaching within an intimate community of scholars.

This part of our website is designed to provide both prospective and current students with answers to questions about the graduate program and the department in general. Under Areas of Study, you will find general fields within the history of science in which the department is especially strong; nevertheless, the graduate program encourages each student to design doctoral fields that uniquely address individual interests. Application Information and Application Checklist provide specific information about preparing a successful application, and Funding your Graduate Education explains resources available through the department and the university to help our students with assistantships, fellowships, and financial aid. Professional Development/Placement provides information about department programs to help students launch professional careers and our record of placement of alumni. The History of Science Association is the graduate student organization of the department, which among other things produces Hydra, the Online Graduate Journal for the History of Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Research, Criticism, & Analysis
  • Special Studies/Graduate Survey in History of Science
  • Advanced Studies in the History of Ancient and Medieval Science
  • Advanced Studies in the History of Renaissance and Early Modern Science
  • Advanced Studies in the History of Modern Science
  • Topics in the History of Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should provide Graduate Record Examination scores.  Only the general test is necessary.
  • Three Confidential Letters of Reference
  • your preparation for graduate study in history of science,
  • previous reading in or study of the history of science or related fields,
  • particular regional, temporal, or topical interests within the general field of history of science, and potential research topics you wish to pursue in the graduate program
  • specific reasons for seeking admission to the graduate program in history of science at the University of Oklahoma, and
  • your career goals and how graduate study in history of science at the University of Oklahoma will contribute to their attainment

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39932 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19966 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    35004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17502 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6025 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition per 18 credit hours

Living costs for Norman

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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