Master of Arts in History

The MA in History promotes critical thinking, fosters effective citizenship, enriches many other fields of study, and prepares students to assume positions of responsibility and leadership in an ever more interdependent global society. Historical research projects involving primary and secondary materials available in archives, libraries, and electronic format teach research techniques valuable in many career areas. In addition, the written presentation of historical arguments improves students’ analytical and writing skills.

Program Overview

The degree requires at least 32-36 credit hours.

Program Details

Program details can be found in the Bulletin.

Department of History

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Program Costs

Graduate Tuition (MO residents) $444.50 per credit hour
Online Course Fee (100% online courses) $59.70 per credit hour

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Dr. Andrew Hurley, Program Director