12 months
746 USD/credit 22380 USD/year
746 USD/credit 22380 USD/year
412 USD/credit 12360 USD/year
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History from Salisbury University enables students to undertake advanced coursework in many areas of U.S. and world history, and is especially strong in the study of the Chesapeake Bay region, with rare archival materials housed on campus. 


History from Salisbury University furnishes an excellent foundation for those interested in continuing their studies at the Ph.D. level. Rich offerings in U.S and world history also make the program ideal for K-12 teachers wanting to acquire more depth of content.


  • Archaeology
  • Policy analysis
  • Naval intelligence
  • Clergy
  • State and local archives
  • Historic preservation
  • Museums
  • Foundation administration

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Colonial and Revolutionary America
  • 19th Century America 
  • European History 
  • Maryland History 
  • 20th Century America 
  • Chesapeake and Middle Atlantic History 
  • American Diplomacy 
  • Early Delmarva 
  • Ancient History 
  • Asian History 
  • African

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Spring Priority Deadline: October 15
  • Fall Priority Deadline: April 15


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an undergraduate degree in history or allied field
  • completed 15 credit hours of upper-division coursework
  • earned a grade point average of no less than 3.0 (B)
  • completed a course on historical methodology (SU’s HIST 330) – this may be taken upon admission to the graduate program
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A statement of purpose 
  • A scholarly paper writing sample.
  • The GRE General Test (Institutional Code: 5403) is optional.
  • Submit a Graduate Application
  • Submit Official Transcripts
  • Submit Residency Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 412 USD per credit during 12 months.

Graduate Non-Resident Regional Hagerstown 496 USD

Living costs for Salisbury

1300 - 2201 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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