M.A. On Campus Online Blended

Teaching American History and Government

Ashland University

24 months
590 USD/credit 10620 USD/year
590 USD/credit 10620 USD/year
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The fully-online Teaching American History and Government program at Ashland University offers teachers an integrated program which brings together the resources of Ohio's leading College of Education and the nation's premier liberal arts program for social studies teachers


Key facts

Available as a fully-online, hybrid online/on-campus, or fully on-campus program, MASTAHG combines high-quality instruction from leading scholars with a flexible format.

The Teaching American History and Government program at Ashland University is designed to prepare secondary school teachers for the challenge of teaching accelerated courses in American history and US government. The program combines the study of the people, ideas, and events that make up the American experience, with the latest theories in curriculum design and delivery.  This dual approach provides teachers with the expertise they need to effectively deliver college-level instruction at the high school level.

Courses are offered both in a traditional classroom setting at the Ashland main campus, at Ashland's regional centers, and online.  With a combination of online and on-campus study, the program may be completed in about two years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century
  • Democracy in Education
  • Social and Historical Foundations
  • School and Society
  • Educational Psychology and Human Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Ashland University Application for Graduate Admission.
  • Official, original academic transcripts from accredited institutions of higher education documenting all undergraduate and graduate degrees awarded (bachelor's degree level and higher). Additional transcripts may be requested at the discretion of the program chair.
  • A minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale, or a minimum graduate grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale (a minimum of 12 graduate semester hours are required).
  • A $30 application fee. The application fee is waived for applicants who have previously applied to another master's degree program at Ashland University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    10620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Ashland

1078 - 1787 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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