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Master of Arts in History

Earning your online Master of Arts in History at Western Kentucky University will provide a vital understanding for the world today. Our 100% online History program will prepare you for professional, historical research, and advisor roles both within academia and in the public sphere. Throughout this series of courses, you will discover the past as you shape your future and prepare to take your career to greater heights.

The online Master of Arts in History will prepare you for roles such as:

  • Postsecondary Teachers
  • Curators
  • Archivists
  • Museums Technicians and Conservators
  • Historians 

Program Information

To learn more about WKU Graduate School and the
Master of Arts in History, view the Graduate Catalog. To take the next step on your climb to the top, apply today 

Degree Program Quick Facts

  • Thesis or Non-Thesis Options

  • 30 or 34 Credit Hours

  • Fall, Spring or Summer Start

For more information about the program, fill out the form below.



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 Last Modified 6/28/23