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The Department of History offers a Master of Arts degree at University of Nevada, Las Vegas with concentrations in the following areas: United States, Europe, Modern Asia, Latin America (minor), and Public History (minor), or a comparative topical field (minor).

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Overview

The History program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is designed to broaden and deepen the student’s understanding of the heritage of human experience. It also sharpens scholarly skills and provides for some specialization in specific fields or periods of history.

Career Possibilities

A degree in history provides students with the skills necessary for success in a wide range of careers and professions ranging from business to law, social services, and education. The department seeks to train majors in the specific skills and knowledge necessary for public school teaching and for graduate student in history or in professional schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historiography 
  • Colloquium in American Cultural/Intellectual History
  • Colloquium in American Western History
  • Colloquium in American History
  • Seminar in American Cultural/Intellectual History

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

35 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All domestic and international applicants must review and follow the Graduate College Admission and Registration Requirements. 
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least 3.00.
  • A grade point average of at least 3.30 in history courses.
  • Recommendations from two former instructors addressing the applicant's preparedness for graduate work in history.
  • A minimum of 18 credits in history.

Tuition Fee

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    23411 USD/year
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  • National

    23411 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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