M.A. On Campus Online


University of Nebraska Kearney

12 months
554 USD/credit 19944 USD/year
554 USD/credit 19944 USD/year
252 USD/credit 9072 USD/year
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A master’s degree program in History at the University of Nebraska Kearney teaches you to interpret historical evidence, connect events and ideas, think critically and communicate effectively. 


Through this engaging graduate program, you will benefit from quality instruction and mentorship from University of Nebraska Kearney History faculty who care about your academic and professional success. A combination of history coursework and research along with opportunities to collaborate and network will prepare you to excel in your career.

The program includes thesis, non-thesis or public history options to fit your interests, whether for positions in education, business, law, government or further graduate studies.

Benefits of a Master's Degree

  • A graduate degree helps you advance your career by qualifying for higher positions with additional leadership opportunities. 
  • The median salary for those with master’s degrees is 16% higher than for those with an undergraduate degree, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • America Interpreted 
  • Historical Methods 
  • Introduction to Thesis
  • Directed Readings 
  • U.S. History 
  • Non-U.S. History 
  • Electives 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply online: The application is the same for all students. 
  • Submit an official credential evaluation of all transcripts or mark sheets from all previously attended colleges and universities outside of the U.S.
  • Submit a completed Financial Affidavit.
  • Submit an official TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Comply with departmental admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 554 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 554 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9072 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 252 USD per credit during 12 months.


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