Facebook Pixel Graduate Program | Western Kentucky University

WKU History Graduate Program


Welcome to the History Department's Graduate Program. Our flexible curriculum can be completed entirely online while developing meaningful professional connections with the faculty and students in our lively and diverse community of scholars. Our goal is to introduce you to the discipline of history while developing a course of study that will match your individual interests.

Degree Program Options

The Department of History offers a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in History  through its graduate program. The M.A. program is designed to provide the initial graduate work for those who intend to pursue a doctoral degree (Ph.D.) and to enhance the preparation of secondary teachers of history who desire to meet certification requirements through such a program.

Graduate Advisor

For more information about our graduate programs and degree requirements, contact our graduate program director or call the History Department office at (270) 745-3841.

Program Requirements

Information for current and prospective students can be found by clicking on tabs to the right.

 Visit us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram


Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.

 Last Modified 7/2/23