24 months
5062 USD/year
4504 USD/year
Tuition fee
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History from University of Central Arkansas curriculum provides venues for expanding content knowledge, introducing historiography, and practicing research methods in courses designed to produce original research.


At History from University of Central Arkansas you will gain critical skills for the real world. Your experience is built on what you learn in class and what you practice in research, analysis, writing, and presentation. These skills are necessary for success within academia and beyond.


We pride ourselves in training students to be scholars and teachers at all levels of education and for careers beyond academia. Our students have matriculated to PhD programs such as the University of Chicago and the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. They have launched, or continued, fulfilling careers at the Clinton Presidential Center, the Old State House Museum, and in various public and charter schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Witchcraft
  • Ideas and Society in Modern Europe
  • The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, 300–900 AD
  • Tudor and Stuart England 1485–1690
  • The History of Imperialism: A Review of World Colonial Systems
  • Victorian Britain
  • Europe, 1815–1914
  • The European Renaissance and Reformation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Applications received after these deadlines will be processed


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
153 (verbal)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores. The department gives preference to applicants with at least 153 on the verbal and 4.0 on the analytical writing portion of the GRE.
  • A writing sample.
  • A 2-3 page formal statement of purpose that explains why the applicant is pursuing a master’s degree, identifies the applicant’s particular interests (i.e., the historical problems or issues that most interest the applicant), and suggests why the applicant is interested in the History Master of Arts program at UCA.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.70 on a scale of 4.00 OR at least a 3.00 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Online application
  • Non-Refundable $50.00 Application Fee.
  • Copy of the biographical page of your passport.
  • Academic Records
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5062 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2531 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    4504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2252 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Conway

878 - 1274 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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