Georgia State University

College of Arts and Sciences



33 Gilmer St.

Atlanta, GA 30302

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A.-History;, Ph.D.-History

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree program prepares students to teach in junior, community, or small liberal arts colleges; for careers in the management and use of historical records in archives or museums and in historic preservation; and for admission into a doctoral program in history. The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree program concentrates primarily on United State history and European history, with additional fields in Asian, Latin American, African and Middle-Eastern history. Students are encouraged to specialize in a wide range of areas including labor, urban, twentieth-century United States, and twentieth-century European history, historic preservation, and archival use and administration.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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