For the Department of Library and Information Science:
- Completed online application for admission to graduate studies
- Official transcripts sent directly from the regionally accredited college or university that awarded the applicant's B.A. or B.S. degree.
- Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores if applicant earned less than a 3.0 in undergraduate work.
- A 500-700 word personal statement about how your current and/or past academic and work experiences, including volunteer work, have influenced your ability to become a leader in your field.
- Three letters of reference from persons who can attest to your ability to perform graduate level studies.
For the Department of History:
- Standard graduate application form
- Official transcript of undergraduate grades. It is not necessary for an applicant to have been a history major at the undergraduate level, but ordinarily the department would expect a minimum of 18 undergraduate semester credits in history and 12 in other areas of the social sciences or humanities.
- The general portion of the Graduate Record Examination (the department does not require the history examination)
- At least three letters of recommendation — preferably by professors from the applicant's previous academic program — attesting to the applicant's ability to perform graduate-level work.
- A sample of writing, which should be a research paper on an academic subject, preferably history.
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- Actionable Intelligence
- Organization of Information
- The Rise and Fall of Emperors: Julius Caesar, Charles V, and Napoleon
- London: From Imperial Metropolis to Global City
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesLibrary Science History View 492 other Masters in History in United States
- Every International applicant needs to return a completed application.
- Submit a $60 nonrefundable application fee. Payment must be in the form of a check or money order payable in U.S. currency to The Catholic University of America.
- Demonstrate English language proficiency
- Submit confirmation of financial support
- Submit secondary school report with translated transcripts
- Receive your admission packet with visa information
International44400 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22200 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National44400 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22200 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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