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Master of Arts Degree in History

Our Master of Arts in history offers excellent training in research and writing skills. Students may concentrate their studies on any area of American, European, or World history, provided they choose an appropriate faculty member to serve as a main advisor for their subject. Graduates from our M.A. program often go on to Ph.D. programs or find employment in teaching, government, and business.

The M.A. in History and Museum Studies concentration provides graduate-level preparation in the core history program as well as first hand training in museum work. In this nationally renowned M.A. program, students are prepared to enter the job market in the museum fields. For more information on the Museum Studies concentration, click here .

Dr. Mark Elliott
Director of Graduate Study

Dr. Anne Parsons
Director of Public History

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