Standardized test scores are considered as well as GPA and English proficiency (if
applicable). Each item in the application package is required for an applicant to
For the M.A. program, the ordinary prerequisite is a B.A. in history (or at least
18 hours of successful work in upper-division courses in history), though students
from other fields with strong backgrounds in history will also receive consideration.
Applicants with different majors who possess strong backgrounds in history will be
You’ll need the following items to apply:
|Three letters of recommendation
|Professional goal statement
Requirements for International Students
Application and Assistantship Deadline
Submit your application for the following fall semester by Jan. 15.
A standing graduate applicant review committee meets just after the expiration of
the application deadline. The committee reviews each item of every complete application.
The committee makes its applicant selections by the beginning of March.