12 months
19849 USD/year
19849 USD/year
4839 USD/year
Tuition fee
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History from Appalachian State University offers students advanced work in history and public history, including museum studies and historic preservation.  


At History from Appalachian State University students prepare for careers in museums, historic sites, high school teaching, archives, community college teaching, historical consulting, state parks, government and publishing, among others, or for Ph.D. programs.


  • Teacher
  • Instructor
  • Curator
  • Archivist
  • Lobbyist
  • Interpreter
  • Collections Manager
  • Training Specialist
  • City Planner
  • Apprentice Cooper

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Seminar in European History
  • Research Seminar in American History
  • Research Seminar in Appalachian History
  • Research Seminar in Latin American History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Admission - priority deadline is March 15


30 SCH

30-36 depending on the concentration


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required Entrance Exam: GRE (score must be no more than 5 years old)
  • Required number of references to specify in the online form: 3
  • Resume (Required upload for application submission); 
  • cover letter addressing reasons why applicant wishes to enter the program and a writing sample (e.g., a research paper) 
  • Graduate School: 3.0 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores from the appropriate admission test(s), OR 2.5 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores at the 25th percentile level from the appropriate admission test(s).
  • Submit your graduate application online.
  • Pay the online application fee
  • Mail official or certified transcript(s) from all colleges and universities attended that have been evaluated by a NACES accredited credential evaluation service.
  • Provide proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19849 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4839 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4839 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Boone

900 - 1400 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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