This is a professional/applied degree intended for those who do not wish to pursue a Ph.D., although earning a M.S. degree does not preclude students from entering a Ph.D. program. The program combines coursework with an internship and culminates with a professional portfolio.
The Master of Arts in History is intended for students who wish to pursue a Ph.D. or other advanced degree. Coursework includes a minimum competency in a foreign language and culminates with a thesis.
This online certificate allows secondary school teachers and community college instructors to enhance their professional development, while offering the credentials for teaching History in “College in the Schools” courses.
The Department of History Graduate Handbook answers all of your questions regarding contacts, curriculum, admission to the major and more.