M.A. On Campus


East Tennessee State University

12 months
43260 USD/year
43260 USD/year
18030 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Thank you for your interest in the Masters of Arts in History program at East Tennessee State University. 


The History Department at East Tennessee State University is dedicated to providing a stimulating and unique atmosphere for research and learning. 

Key Features 

  • Our faculty engages in scholarship across a broad range of subjects and we support graduate studies in a variety of fields. 
  • Graduates from our program have gone on to doctoral programs at other institutions, to strong careers in teaching, public history, and government work, and to success in the private sector. 

Programme Structure

  • Our distinguished faculty are actively involved in relevant research within their fields.
  • Small class sizes and close interactions with your professors mean that you will be engaged in serious research and study from your first class onward.
  • Support for study across a broad spectrum of possible interests. Our masters students conduct research in a wide range of fields. The diverse research interests of our current students and our recent graduates demonstrate the program's -- and the faculty's -- flexibility in developing our students' growth as historians.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts may be submitted with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon acceptance to a Graduate program.
  • 3 recommendations from three undergraduate (preferably History) instructors
  • 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in upper-level history courses
  • An application essay of 250-300 words which conforms to accepted standards of good, written English and which addresses specific fields of historical interest and reasons for wishing to pursue study in the History graduate program at ETSU.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 601 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Johnson City

1017 - 1889 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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