History, M.A. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
12 months
24676 USD/year
24676 USD/year
8698 USD/year
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The Department of History offers MA students at the University of Georgia dedicated mentors, accomplished peers, professional development opportunities, teaching assistantships, and grants to support their research. Students graduate ready for careers in and beyond the academy.


About this Degree

Graduate study in History at the University of Georgia offers many advantages: a top notch faculty; a small program allowing for a great deal of individual mentoring; the resources of a major research university; and an excellent record of placement. 

There are significant concentrations of strength in early America, African America, American South, Latin America, Europe, social and cultural history, history of capitalism, gender and sexuality, war and society, religions, transnational history, and the history of agriculture and the environment.

Programme Structure


  • Studies in American History
  • U.S. Civil War
  • The New Jim Crow: The Criminalization of Black People in America
  • Religions in the Caribbean and Brazil
  • European Popular Culture
  • History of Evolutionary Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts - Unofficial transcripts should be uploaded to the application. 
  • GRE (Required for all applicants). Official scores must be sent directly from the ETS Testing Services.
  • Three recommendations are required by the UGA Graduate School. 
  • Personal Statement (1-2 page MAXIMUM)
  • Writing Sample (10-12 pages MAXIMUM)
  • Resume OR Curriculum Vitae (do not send both)
  • Department of history short supplemental survey form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24676 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
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