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History Master's Degrees

A master’s degree in history will provide you with a deeper understanding of the most influential times and regions that have helped to shape the modern world.  Programs in this area of study will likely focus on global development along with research and analysis. A master’s degree in history will prepare the student for a wide variety of occupations including foreign service, cultural liaison, educator, or even a legislative analyst. Norwich University Online offers a degree program with a focus on military history for students who are interested in studying more about global conflicts. University of Nebraska – Kearney’s eCampus also offers a masters of fine arts in history degree with a course of study that allows the student to gain more in-depth knowledge and insight into different cultural regions around the world.

A master’s degree in history is right for you if you enjoy research and have the ability to apply that research knowledge to events that are happening in the present or will happen in the future.  Research the education requirements for specific history field careers at our history career center page.

Most students who earn an advanced degree in history will need to specialize in a particular aspect to maximize their earnings potential. For those who use the degree to become historians, the most likely employers will be state and local government agencies.



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  • Saint Marys University of Minnesota

    Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Online Master's Programs

    At Saint Mary's, we take pride in offering online graduate degrees designed to complement the schedules of working adults like you. Get an affordable, convenient education from a top-ranked university that's grounded in real-world applications.

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    • Master of Arts in Special Education
    • Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
    • Master of Arts in International Development
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    Location:
    Winona: , Winona MN 55987
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  • California University of Pennsylvania

    Recognized by the U.S. News and World Report for: Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s 2017, Best Online Programs, Grad Education 2017 and Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s for Veterans 2017

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    • Conflict Resolution (Master of Arts) - Online
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    California: 250 University Ave,, California PA 15419
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  • USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

    The MSW@USC is the online Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California School of Social Work, the largest and most innovative school of social work in the U.S.
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    • Master of Social Work
    Location:
    Los Angeles: 3601 Watt Way, GFS-315, Los Angeles CA 90089
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  • Syracuse University Library Sciences

    The online format of the program combines live weekly classes, multimedia coursework, and collaborative group learning exercises.
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    • MS in Information Management
    • MS in Library and Information Science
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    Syracuse: , Syracuse NY 13210
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  • Capella University

    An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession.

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    • MS - Multidisciplinary Human Services

    Location: Online

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  • Ohio Christian University

    Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.
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    • Master of Arts in Ministry - Pastoral Care and Counseling
    Location:
    Circleville: 1476 Lancaster Pike,, Circleville OH 43113
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  • Walden University

    Walden University
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    • Master of Social Work - Forensic Populations and Settings
    • Master of Social Work - General Program
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  • University of the Rockies

    Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

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    • MA in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA in Human Services
    • MA in Human Services, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization

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  • Grand Canyon University

    Why earn your degree at Grand Canyon University? GCU is a regionally accredited university offering graduate and undergraduate degrees in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more. Apply today!
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    • M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Master of Education in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education-ITL
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    Phoenix: 3300 W Camelback Road, Phoenix AZ 85017
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    • MA/Education - Early Childhood Education
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