In addition to the following, students pursuing this option must meet all the general requirements for the M.A. in History.
course requirements: 30 total credit hours
Course work outlined here must include a minimum of 15 semester hours at the 6000 level.
Required Course -- 3 credit hours
HIST 6013 Historiography
Major Field -- 15 semester credit hours
Select one of the following fields as a major (i.e. specialty) and earn a mimimum of 15 credit hours (typically 5 courses) in that single field:
- The United States
- Modern Europe
- Modern Britian
- Latin America
- Science, Technology and Medicine
- Public History
Minor Field -- 9 credit hours
Candidates must select a minor field and earn at least 9 hours of course work in that area. Minor fields can be chosen from the list above (excepting the major field) OR candidates may choose a minor outside the Department of History, with their advisor's approval, from the following subjects: economics, political science, psychology, sociology, anthropology, geography, philosophy, literature, art history, architecture, planning, or education.
Two seminars, one of which should be in the major field of study, are required.