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        The New School for Social Research
        Office of Admission
        New York, NY 10003
        212.229.5600 or 800.523.5411

        Committee on Historical Studies
        80 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
        New York, NY 10011
        Tel: 212.229.5100 ext. 3385
        Fax: 212.229.5929

        Chair: Oz Frankel

        Senior Secretary: history@newschool.edu

        Student Advisor: Çagla Orpen

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        Department of Historical Studies Handbook (PDF)


    • Department of Historical Studies: Outcomes

      With a strong interdisciplinary foundation, students from the Historical Studies department use empirical, historical, and ethnographic expertise to rethink the present. Our students are accepted into the most prestigious universities, sought-after companies, and respected institutions in their fields.

      Our master’s students have continued their studies at top universities, including Brown University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, University of California, Berkeley, Duke University, and The New School for Social Research.

      They have also found employment as researchers, teachers, journalists, and managers at organizations like The New Historia and the Youth Engagement Fund, at public schools and libraries across the U.S., at law firms, and at media companies like Colossal Media and KOMPAS TV.

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