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History

University of Missouri–St. Louis

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
1228 USD/credit
1228 USD/credit
500 USD/credit
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About

The Department of History at the University of Missouri–St. Louis is looking for undergraduate and MA students who are educational adventurers with the same spirit of curiosity in seeking new discoveries, experiences and opportunities as the early pioneers who passed through the Gateway to the West. 

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Overview

Our department’s innovative new curriculum appeals to majors and non-majors alike who seek to know how their present lives have been shaped by the past, giving them greater confidence and understanding in dealing with the future. UMSL is the premier institution in the St. Louis area for educating teachers, training more social studies teachers than any other institution in the area. Regional educators praise our social studies certification program for its focus on history content and practical experiences in high school classrooms.UMSL’s history department degree program provides students access to a prestigious faculty. Our regular history faculty members hold PhDs and publish extensively in their fields of specialization. At UMSL, you study history with teachers who write textbooks read by college students across the nation.The program offers an expansive schedule of history courses that will always fit students’ needs. Those who have difficulty getting to campus during daytime hours can fulfill the history requirements through our evening and online offerings. If you are looking to complete the degree quickly, you can take advantage of our summer courses. The Department of History at the UMSL offers the BA in History, 2+3 BA/MA in History, MA in History and Graduate Certificates in Museum Studies, History Education, Public History, and Cultural Heritage.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Historian's Craft
  • Introduction to Public History and Cultural Heritage
  • Material Culture in Historical Context
  • History Curatorship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective students must demonstrate high academic potential. Typically, the History department admits only students with at least a 3.2 grade point average in their undergraduate major; most successful applicants have higher grades. An undergraduate major in History is not required for admission to this program.  Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation, preferably from former teachers and/or employers, and a sample of their written work. Applicants must also complete the Museums, Heritage, and Public History Supplemental Application, which includes a statement of career intent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1228 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1228 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1228 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1228 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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