College of Graduate Studies at Middle Tennessee State University

Master of Arts in History

Program Director: Dr. Pippa Holloway
Peck Hall 239
Graduate Analyst: Glenda Vandygrift

The History Department offers the Master of Arts with a major in History, Master of Arts with a concentration in Public History, and a Ph.D. in Public History.

Application deadline for the M.A.: March 15 for Fall admission; October 15 for Spring admission.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Arts in History program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

Online application and appropriate application fee

Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service. (Click here for more information on non-US transcripts.)

Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

Letter of Intent explaining why the applicant wishes to pursue graduate education in History at MTSU

Writing Sample (preferably a lengthy research paper)

Three Letters of Recommendation addressing the applicant's potential to successfully complete an M.A. program

Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466