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Masters in History

The Department of History and Geography offers broad fields of study as well as a vibrant and collegial academic community to its graduate students. The Master of Arts in history offers concentrations in four fields-European, Latin American, public, and United States history-as well as both thesis and non-thesis options. The Public History concentration also includes a hands-on internship and allows for an expanded public history project such as a museum exhibit, historic preservation plan, or oral history collection. The degree ranges from a minimum of 30 to 36 credit hours depending upon concentration and thesis option.

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Additional Application Materials

In addition to the general Graduate School Application Materials, you must also submit:

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample

GRE scores are not required. Contact the program's graduate coordinator for more details.


Dr. Richard Frankel
Phone: 337-482-5419
Griffin Hall, 542

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