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.
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- The Historian's Craft
- Introduction to Public History and Cultural Heritage
- Material Culture in Historical Context
- History Curatorship
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- 12 months
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- Deadline passed, International
DisciplinesHistory View 516 other Masters in History in United States
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.
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International1228 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1228 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1228 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1228 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State500 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.