Master of Arts in History
Norwich University

Program Details

Earn a Master of Arts degree in History through Norwich University online.  A rigorous and challenging curriculum centers on comprehensive analysis of major developments, events, and figures of the past.  Faculty are active scholars with the highest level degrees in their fields of study, leading students through electives, core courses, and concentrations including:     

  • Public History
  • World History
  • American History
  • Legal and Constitutional History

Each specialized track offers advanced courses in subjects such as archival studies, global military history, 19th Century America, Agrarian eras, and more.  Students are equipped with a skillset not only befitting careers in history, but also in law, education, business, and government.  Coursework enhances research, writing, presentation, and analytical abilities.  Graduates may find pursuable career paths in a variety of professions, including archaeology, intelligence analysis, museum directing, grant writing, and several others.

Requirements

The final academic requirement for the history program is a residency at the beautiful and historic Norwich University campus in Vermont.

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally or nationally accredited U.S. institution
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Resume
  • Official transcript 
  • Letter of intent
  • Essay
  • One letter of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education