July 1, priority deadline is March 15
Entrance exam: GRE
Exam waiver available: Yes
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2 years (full time)
It was Winston Churchill who warned us that “those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” Here’s your chance to gain a thorough understanding of history with App State’s Master of Arts in History.
By learning how history has shaped the present, you’ll gain in-depth critical thinking, analytical and writing skills for a variety of elevated roles — including teacher, curator, librarian, writer and genealogist — across a wide range of industries.
You’ll be given flexibility to focus on the areas and time periods that appeal to you the most, allowing you to create the perfect skill set for the environment you will be working in after graduating.
Visit the Department of History website for more information about the History program.
In its 2022 “Best Colleges” rankings, U.S. News & World Report named App State:
The Princeton Review named App State among the best schools in the U.S. and the Southeast for 2022.
Forbes magazine ranked App State among “America’s Top Colleges” for 2022.
Where can an App State degree take you? Anywhere you want to go!
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