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Public History

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

M.A.
24 months
Duration
725 USD/credit
725 USD/credit
320 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in Public History provides training in the research methods and practical skills needed for work in archives, museums, historic preservation, and other areas of public history.

Overview

The program recently added preparation in digital skills to each part of the curriculum. The MA degree has three components: a core segment with internship and thesis, a traditional history segment, and an applied segment. Professionals in the field teach the applied courses. In each segment students combine theoretical knowledge and historical analysis with practical projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Public History
  • Internship
  • Seminar in Historical Methods
  • Thesis Seminar
  • Seminar in Public History
  • Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
2.75

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.
71
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 (4.0 scale) or 3.0 in the last 60 hours
  • At least 15 undergraduate history hours with a grade average of 3.25 or above in all history classes (or complete specific preparatory classes).
  • Graduate Record Examination score of at least 152 on the verbal section and a score of at least 142 on the quantitative section.
  • Two letters of recommendation, preferably from persons familiar with applicant’s academic work or related work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    320 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 320 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Public History
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock

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