University of North Georgia

24 months
916 USD/credit
916 USD/credit
230 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The University of North Georgia offers a Master of Arts with a major in history degree. The program is designed to prepare students whose knowledge of history can be used in the public information sector, the secondary educational and two-year college level, or in pursuit of a degree beyond the Master of Arts with a major in History. 


Master of Arts with a Major in History

The major in history degree offered by University of North Georgia is not just for those aspiring to become historians or teachers. The program provides students with skills designed to help them advance in a wide variety of career choices. Graduates will master the analytical tools for making ethical and intelligent decisions in the global environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historiography 
  • U.S. History 
  • Colonial America 
  • Early National U.S. 
  • Studies in History of Evol Sci 
  • Social/Cultural Hist US 1860 
  • Soc/Cultrl Hist US. 1860-Pres 
  • Soc Movements in Modrn America 
  • A History of American Sports 
  • Social History of Rock & Roll 
  • Spec Top:'War & Society in Amer 
  • American Revolution 
  • Appalachian Studies 
  • Civil War and Reconstruction 
  • Georgia History 
  • Studies in European History 
  • Hist of West Civilization II 
  • Renaissance/Reformation 
  • Early Modern Europe 
  • Nineteenth Century Europe 
  • World War I 
  • Twentieth Century Europe 
  • Modern France 
  • Modern Britain 
  • Modern Germany 
  • Studies in Latin America 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements

  • Anthropology, history, international affairs, philosophy, political science or other appropriate majors at the undergraduate level.
  • Official General Record Exam (GRE) scores. Note: Only test scores less than five years old will be considered.
Admission requirements international
  • Submit official SAT or ACT scores and meet traditional freshman criteria.
  • You must be able to prove that you have the equivalent of at least $39,000 USD in the bank to finance your education if you are applying for a bachelor's degree, or $29,000 USD if applying for an associate degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    916 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 916 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    916 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 916 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    230 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 230 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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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University of North Georgia