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History - Accelerated

The University of Arizona

12 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
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The History - Accelerated Program at University of Arizona is designed for high-achieving undergraduate history majors and enables them to obtain their B.A. and M.A. degrees in History within five years.

Visit the official programme website for more information


This  History - Accelerated Program at University of Arizona  is intended both for students interested in enhancing their qualifications for careers in politics, business, public policy, teaching, museum studies, and public history, as well as for students interested in admission to other graduate programs (such as J.D. programs at law schools, and M.A. or Ph.D. programs in Education, History, Political Science, Public Policy, Foreign Policy).


The Department of History offers an Accelerated Masters, Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy degrees with a major in History, and a certificate in Early Modern Studies. The graduate program emphasizes the development of critical habits and technical skills to foster advanced research, publication and teaching in the field of history, broadly conceived. Coursework nurtures these proficiencies as well as preparing students to deploy a range of theoretical frameworks to analyze materials from the past. Fields of study for students pursuing a degree in History are as follows: Asia (Masters only), Comparative/World History (Masters, PhD minor), Early Europe, Latin America, Middle East (Ph.D. only), Modern Europe, and United States History.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Medieval Europe
  • Colonial North America 
  • Human Sexuality in World History
  • Natural Resources and Law in the Spanish Borderlands of North America
  • History of Medieval India
  • Food, Health, and Environment in World History
  • Advanced Study in the History of Women
  • World History
  • Comparative History of World Revolutions

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

To apply of the Acelerate Master's program you must be majoring in History, be a Junior, have a 3.5 GPA and have foreign language skills. Apply online during the Spring of your Junior year.  

Application includes: 

  • Transcripts, 
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (preferably from University faculty), 
  • Application Essay,
  •  and good news: NO GRE!

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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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