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History and Political Science Concentrations, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months


See COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES - UNDERGRADUATE DEGREES for information on the combined BA/MA degree in History.

Programme Structure

  • Directed Research in History  
  • Seminar in U.S. History  
  • The West in American History  
  • Civil War and Reconstruction  
  • Seminar in World History  
  • Seminar in Twentieth-Century U.S. History  
  • Problems in Latin American History  
  • Seminar in U.S. Women's History  
  • Seminar in Mexican History  
  • Seminar in European History  
  • Seminar on Women in the Developing World  
  • Seminar in the History of Religion  
  • Seminar in Border History  
  • Directed Research in Political Science  
  • Advanced Methods of Social Research  
  • American Political Institutions  
  • American Political Behaviour  
  • Mexican Politics and Government  
  • Constitutional Law

                                    Detailed Programme Facts

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

                                    English Language Requirements

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                                    Academic Requirements

                                    • Application for Graduate Admission.
                                    • Graduate Application Fee of $25.00.
                                    • Official college/university transcript(s) other than Texas A&M International University must be sent directly from each institution attended.
                                    • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). 
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                                    • The College of Education requires the GRE from all applicants.

                                    Tuition Fee

                                    • International Applies to you

                                      498 USD/credit
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 498 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
                                    • National Applies to you

                                      498 USD/credit
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 498 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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