College of Graduate Studies at Middle Tennessee State University

Master of Arts in Public History


Program Director: Dr. Pippa Holloway
Peck Hall 239
615-904-8149
pippa.holloway@mtsu.edu
Graduate Analyst: Glenda Vandygrift
615-898-5494
glenda.vandygrift@mtsu.edu

The History Department  offers the Master of Arts in History, Master of Arts in History with a concentration in Public History, and a Ph.D. in Public History. The Public History concentration offers specialized education in one of four tracks: historic preservation, museum management, cultural resource management, and archival management.

For the most current information about the program, department policies, and admission standards, please visit the department website.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Arts in History [Public 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

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

Writing Sample (preferably a lengthy research paper)

Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
GMAT ACTG - 6ZR-KJ-63
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466