Graduate Programs

Students in our graduate programs receive rigorous instruction in historical scholarship, research methods and practical skills training.

Master of Arts in History

The Department of History offers two options leading to the Master of Arts degree.

  • Master of Arts in History
  • Master of Arts in History with a Public History Emphasis

In both options, students develop a personalized research agenda and are supported by a community of award-winning scholars.

Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in History

The Department of History also offers the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in conjunction with the UMKC School of Graduate Studies. History may be studied as a primary discipline or a co-discipline.

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