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 

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Alcorn State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Prerequisites in history and/or other humanities or social sciences are required.