The Master of Arts degree in History is designed to provide advanced study of U.S., European, and World History. Our program is fully available online, so geographical and time limitations don’t stand in the way of anyone’s educational goals. Graduate training in History prepares students for exciting and challenging work in diverse fields such as law, government, education, the military, as well as private and public business and industry opportunities. Often, students are also stimulated to continue their graduate training through a doctoral program.
Our fully online History MA provides instruction in:
1. methods and approaches to historical research
2. content material in each field
3. key past and current scholarship in each field
4. historical analysis
5. graduate level writing
Students entering the program will be introduced to the methods of historical research and learn to locate, evaluate, and interpret historical material. They will develop skills in written communication, critical analysis, and writing. Graduate students will become familiar with important trends in historical thought and scholarship.