Master of Arts in History

Master of Arts in History at Norwich University

Quick Info

  • Coursework completed in 18 months
  • Classes capped at 15 students
  • Personalized support

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Next Session Start Date
Monday, September 3, 2018
Application Deadline
Monday, August 6, 2018

What you'll need »

A completed application includes the following:

  • Application form
  • Resume
  • Official transcript of your undergraduate degree from a regionally or nationally accredited university
  • Letter of intent
  • Letter of recommendation from a professional or academic contact
  • Fulfillment of any additional program-specific requirements

For more information, visit our master’s admissions pages.

History matters. Leverage the past to build your future.

For nearly two centuries, Norwich University has played a vital role in history as America's first private military college, the nation’s first private college to offer civil engineering instruction, and the birthplace of ROTC. We are also the proud alma mater of more than 18,000 alumni - many of whom have made significant contributions to our country’s development, including Edwin Ferry Johnson, chief engineer of the Northern Pacific Railroad; Harry Bates Thayer, president and chairman of AT&T in the 1920s; and General Gordon R. Sullivan, chief of staff of the U.S. Army in the 1990s.

That’s why our Master of Arts in History program is uniquely positioned to lead students through a comprehensive analysis of the major developments, events, and figures of the past.

Why Norwich?

  • Learn from a faculty of active scholars with doctorate degrees.
  • Develop essential skills relevant to not only careers in history, but also in business, law, education, and government.
  • Improve your historical insight, research, writing, analysis and presentation skills.
  • Apply to one of four start dates per year.

How to Get Started

We are here to help you achieve your goals. Whether its information on how to apply to the Master of Arts in History program to tips on how to manage your time, we will guide and support you throughout your Norwich experience.

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