Study the past to educate the future.
Advance your understanding of the social sciences and educational philosophy.
Choose from three tracks:
Thesis option available
A thesis is not required to earn the Master of Arts in History degree. However, students wishing to take the thesis option must demonstrate an ability to complete a research topic and find an appropriate advisor to supervise their project within the department. It is generally recommended that students wishing to pursue a PhD in the future complete a thesis. Although prospective students do not have to declare with or not they intend to complete a thesis before applying, it is recommended that those considering a thesis contact the department before applying.
You may secure employment in the following roles, with this degree:
- Political scientist
- Museum workers
- Public history education
- Faculty position at a community college
- Industry trainer
- Library Science
- Museum curator
- Student affairs