M.A. On Campus


University of Texas at Austin

12 months
12568 USD/year
12568 USD/year
6518 USD/year
Tuition fee
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History from University of Texas at Austin is designed primarily for students seeking to pursue the doctorate; only in exceptional circumstances do we admit students for the master's as a terminal degree. 


History from University of Texas at Austin offers an exceptionally wide range of resources for graduate study in many fields of history. 

Graduates with History from University of Texas at Austin will gain knowledge in:

  • Africa
  • Atlantic History
  • East Asia
  • Early Modern Europe
  • History of Science, Technology & Medicine
  • Latin America
  • Medieval Europe
  • Middle East
  • Modern Europe
  • South Asia
  • United States

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historical Inquiry
  • Mid East: Rel/Cul/Hist Fnd
  • Mdrn North Africa
  • Islam
  • Jewish Civ: Begin To 1492
  • Key Ideas/Iss In Lat Amer
  • Medieval Material Culture
  • Rus/E Eur/Eurasn Studies
  • Roots Religious Toleration
  • Medieval Millennium Eur
  • Film/Hist Lat Am: Colonial
  • Latin America And The US
  • Traditional Africa
  • Hist Of Mexican Amers In US
  • United States 1492-1865
  • The United States Snc 1865
  • Colonial America
  • Era Of Amer Revolution
  • Afr Amer Women's Hist
  • The Black Power Movement
  • The United States/Africa
  • Discovery History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Electronic application
  • Resume
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose.
  • Writing sample. 
  • Application fee (U.S. — $65; International — $90). 
  • Report of GRE scores and official report of TOEFL scores (if applicable).
  • Transcripts. 
  • The Graduate School requires applicants to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a comparable degree from a foreign academic institution.
  • 3.0 GPA

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6284 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    12568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6284 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3259 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 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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