University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Our Master of Arts in History at University of North Carolina Greensboro offers excellent training in research and writing skills. 


Students may concentrate their studies on any area of American, European, or World history, provided they choose an appropriate faculty member to serve as a main advisor for their subject. Graduates from our M.A. program often go on to Ph.D. programs or find employment in teaching, government, and business.

The M.A. in History and Museum Studies concentration at University of North Carolina Greensboro provides graduate-level preparation in the core history program as well as first hand training in museum work. In this nationally renowned M.A. program, students are prepared to enter the job market in the museum fields.

History Graduate Studies

The Department of History offers a Ph.D. and Masters of Arts in History. The Master's program has two separate tracks: a traditional Master of Arts degree that develops academic skills and knowledge, and a Museum Studies concentration that trains students in these academic skills and for a career in museums and historic sites.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Historiography
  • Introductory Research Seminar
  • Seminar in History
  • Seminar in History
  • Colloquium in American History before 1865
  • Colloquium in American History since 1865
  • Colloquium in European History before 1789
  • Colloquium in European History since 1789

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts. All official transcripts are required. 
  • GRE Scores. Only the standard GRE scores (not the subject area supplementary exams) are required. 
  • Letters of Recommendation. At least three letters should be submitted via the online application process. Personal Statement. The personal statement should include the highlights of your educational background; your area(s) of scholarly interest; your career aspirations; and anything else you deem relevant about yourself. Finally, give your reasons for choosing the M.A.program. The suggested length is 500-700 words.
  • Short Resume. 
  • Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to Financial Aid. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 653 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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