Master of Arts in History
Alcorn State University

Program Details

The MA in History online degree program from Alcorn State University is designed to provide both depth and breadth of study in history. Students gain the tools and training needed to author valuable source-based scholarship and to contribute to the academic discussions of today's historical issues.The curriculum covers topics such as:

  • Historiography 
  • Historical Methods
  • Global World Studies
  • Colonial American History
  • History of the Middle East
  • History of the African Diaspora 


  • Bachelor's degree
  • GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE scores (no older than five years)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Prerequisites in history and/or other humanities or social sciences

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges