United States History Graduate Certificate

Prepare to teach others about US history.

Teacher and students in a history class

Learn to tell the story of the United States.

You'll learn US history from the perspective of teaching it to others. This certificate is for social studies and history teachers interested in teaching US history. However, it is open to all those with the appropriate educational background interested in deepening their knowledge of history through graduate level work.


Considering a master's degree? This certificate counts towards the M.A. in history. You may apply your completed coursework towards your total hours. Take four additional courses to earn the M.A. in history.


Maximize your investment of time and money.
Missouri State's total costs are lower than most other universities in the state and well below the national average.

Financial aid and scholarships are available. In fact, Bears access more than $150 million in financial aid per year. 

Advance your skills with this accredited, flexible degree program.
Enjoy a high level of academic excellence. Full-time faculty develop and teach the same curriculum online as taught on-campus. 

Get ahead sooner.  
Earn your certificate in just 18 credit hours.


The United Stated History graduate certificate is part of the Department of History. Learn more about application and admission requirements and cost.

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