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Master of Arts in History (M.A.)

The program in history teaches students methods of historical research, analysis, and writing that enable them to achieve the most rigorous academic standards in their work.  For students intending to teach, work in public history, prepare for a doctoral program, or pursue academic inquiry for its own sake, the program offers exposure to the latest historiographical debates and the classic texts of historical writing as well as opportunities to investigate a wide array of primary source material.

The history program coordinator is Dr. James Stitt. Dr. Stitt can be reached at or 336.841.9292; to learn more about Dr. Stitt and the History Faculty, click here or or download an informational brochure today!

Lauren Saul is the History graduate staff liaison. If you would like to tour campus or have general admission questions, you may call Lauren at 336.841.9487 or email her at

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