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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

M.A.
12 months
Duration
13328 USD/year
13328 USD/year
3252 USD/year
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About

The History program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is designed to give motivated students an opportunity to pursue advanced studies in close collaboration with accomplished scholars.

Overview

The History program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte emphasizes the development of methodological, literary, and conceptual skills that graduates can employ as students in a doctoral program, as professionally oriented history teachers in secondary schools, as staff at museums or historic sites, or as citizens more acutely aware of the historical evolution of their society. Offering both day and evening courses, the Department of History attracts a diverse group of traditional and non-traditional students. Candidates may pursue the M.A. in History degree on either a full-time or part-time basis.

Internships

Internships are available to all students and required for those in the Public History program. Some are available within the department; others with a variety of historical museums and sites.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Colloquium in United States History Before 1865
  • Historiography and Methodology
  • Topics in Public History
  • Problems in American History
  • Problems in European History
  • Museum Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in History or a related discipline
  • A personal statement outlining the candidate’s background, interest, and goals in History
  • Three letters of recommendation from former instructors and/or employers
  • A writing sample of at least 6-8 pages
  • Bachelor’s degree or its U.S. equivalent, from a college or university accredited by an accepted accrediting body
  • A Statement of Purpose (essay) submitted online as part of the application submission process.
  • Unofficial transcripts of all academic work attempted beyond high (secondary) school can be used for admission review. International transcripts provided in a language other than English should be uploaded, but a translated version should be uploaded as well.
  • Official and satisfactory scores on the English language proficiency scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    13328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    3252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1626 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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