12 months
18046 USD/year
18046 USD/year
4740 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


History at North Carolina Central University offers concentrations in African history, African American history, European history, Latin American history, public history, and United States history.


At History at North Carolina Central University via the curriculum, students develop expertise in writing, researching, and analyzing historical change. 

The History program at the North Carolina Central University prepares students for careers in secondary and higher education, government, law, and business. 

Learning Outcomes 

  • Many MA graduates pursue further study via doctoral programs in history.
  • All individuals who would like to apply to an NC Central graduate program (except the law program) must apply using the correct online graduate admission application.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Independent Readings in African History
  • Topics in African American history since 1865
  • Thesis
  • Independent Readings in European History
  • Historical Method and Bibliography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online graduate admission application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of all schools attended (if you earned your degree from a non-U.S. school, please see the international applicant requirements)
  • A minimum GPA of 2.9
  • Statement of purpose/personal statement
  • GRE (cannot be more than 5 years old)
  • Book review: details are contained within the online application (see the "Documents" section)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18046 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9023 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18046 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9023 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2370 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Durham

990 - 1670 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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