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History, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, TX,
The history department uses the exploration of the past to provide students the intellectual tools to become informed, responsible citizens. With emphases on critical thinking and writing, the study of history prepares students for careers in education, the law, government, business, museums, archival preservation, and historical editing and publishing.

About

The department specializes in the fields of American, European, Asian, and African history and offers both bachelor's and master's degrees as well as a combined BA/MA fast-track program.

The Department of History seeks to contribute to the understanding of the human experience in the belief that such study improves the quality of life of individuals and society. The department accomplishes this goal through teaching, scholarship, and service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Historiography
  • Native American History
  • American West
  • U.S. Expansion, 1763-1850
  • The Old South
  • American Slavery
  • Women and Gender in American History
  • American Presidency
  • Directed Readings in History
  • Seminar in United States History
  • Colonial America
  • American Revolution & Early National Era
  • The American Civil War
  • Readings in American History

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Application Requirements

For entering freshmen, a complete application packet requires three components.

  • A completed undergraduateapplication submitted through the statewide Apply Texas system.
  • An SAT or ACT score sent to Lamar University by the testing agency. Use SAT Code 6360 or ACT Code 4114.
  • A high school transcript showing class size and class rank. Upon graduation, a final transcript should be submitted showing class rank, date of graduation and graduation plan.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20228 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10114 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    10436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5218 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Beaumont

  • 882 - 1640 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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