Master of Social Sciences
Ohio University

Program Details

The Master of Social Sciences provides career opportunities for educators and professionals interested in public administration roles. All coursework is offered online; taught by faculty with expertise in their field. Students will complete four courses in history, along with non-history topics. 

Target specializations in the following areas:

  • History
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Anthropology
  • Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies

You will have the opportunity to collaborate with peers through discussion forums, email and online chats. Set your pace of study, taking up to six years to complete this degree.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ohio University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent