Our Placement Record

Class of 2003 - Class of 2012

75 of students who will have completed the MA Program by May 2012 have applied for entry into other graduate programs . 69 of the 75 applicants have been admitted into at least one program. 53 of the 69 [77%] have been admitted with partial or full funding. Our placement rate from the inception of our program in the fall of 2001 through the spring of 2013 is 92%.

Class of 2013 -- 6 applicants, 5 admitted, 5 admitted with full funding, into the following programs: JD, University of Chicago; PhD., Marquette University; PhD, Boston College; Ph.D., University of Dallas; PhD, Claremont Graduate University; PhD, University of Virginia; PhD, Michigan State University. 83% placement.

Class of 2012 -- 6 applicants, 5 admitted, 4 admitted with full funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Loyola Chicago; Ph.D., Marquette University; JD, Notre Dame University; JD, University of Washingon; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D., Catholic University; Ph.D., Texas A&M; Ph.D., University of Warwick; Ph.D., St. Louis University. 83% placement.

Class of 2011 -- 6 applicants, 6 admitted, 5 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Penn State; Ph.D., Marquette; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Carbondale; Ph.D., Villanova University, Texas A & M; Ph.D., Purdue; L.L.D., Syracuse University. 100% placement.

Class of 2010 -- 5 applicants, 5 admitted, 2 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Boston University; Ph.D., University of Exeter; M.A., University of Leuven; Ph.D., Southern Illinois at Carbondale, SUNY Buffalo. 100% placement.

Class of 2009 -- 6 applicants, 6 admitted, 4 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Columbia; Ph.D., Claremont; Ph.D., University of Dallas; Ph.D., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., University of Oregon; Ph.D., Loyola University, Chicago. 100% placement.

Class of 2008 -- 8 applicants, 8 admitted, 7 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., UCLA, Germanic Languages; Ph.D., University of Dallas; Ph.D., McMaster University; M. Phil, University of Bristol; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D. Southern Illinois at Carbondale; Ph.D., St. Andrews, Scotland; Ph.D., University College, Dublin. 100% placement.

Class of 2007 -- 10 applicants, 10 admitted, 7 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Marquette; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D., Ohio State; Ph.D., Southern Illinois at Carbondale; Ph.D., Tulane; Ph.D., Fordham; Ph.D., Loyola Chicago; Southwestern School of Law; Ph.D., University of Hawaii; Th.D., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., University of South Florida; Ph.D., Temple University; Ph.D., Southern Illinois at Carbondale; Ph.D., University of Memphis. 100% placement.

Class of 2006 – 6 applicants, 4 admitted, 3 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Duquesne; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale; Ph.D., Boston College, Ph.D., Claremont; Ph.D., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 66% placement.

Class of 2005 – 10 applicants, 10 admitted, 9 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ed.D, LMU; TH.D., Toronto; Ph.D., Fuller, Seattle; MA, Bioethics, LMU; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D., University of the West (Hsi Lai); Ph.D., Fordham; Ph.D., Claremont; Ph.D., University of North Texas; Ph.D., Gregorian University; Ph.D., University of Washington.
100% placement.

Class of 2004 – 5 applicants, 4 admitted, 3 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., Claremont; Ph.D., SUNY Binghamton; Ph.D., New School; Ph.D., Loyola Chicago; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D., Georgetown; Ph.D., Emory; Ph.D., Duquesne; Ph.D., De Paul; Ph.D., Boston College; Ph.D., Loyola Chicago; Ph.D., UC Irvine; Ph.D., Fordham; Ph.D., Purdue; Ph.D., Marquette; Ph.D., University of Oregon. 80% placement.

Class of 2003 – 7 applicants, 6 admitted, 5 admitted with funding, into the following programs: Ph.D., SUNY Albany; Ph.D., UC Santa Barbara; Ph.D., Southern Illinois; Ph.D., Claremont; Ph.D., Fordham; Ph.D., Georgetown; Ph.D., Temple; Ph.D., USC; Ph.D., Maltripa Institute; Ph.D., UCLA. 86% placement.