Norwich University

Master of Arts in History


158 Harmon Drive

Northfield, VT 05663

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in History

Format: Online

Program Description:

Master of Arts in History – Online

Fortify your knowledge of American history or World history by earning your Master of Arts in History online from Norwich University. A highly regarded online master’s degree designed as a comprehensive examination of the past. Building on your existing expertise, the Master of Arts in History improves on your proficiency as a historian and provides a fresh perspective on the historiography of the United States or of the world.

The online Master of Arts in History – American History is designed to help you establish yourself as a complete historian through the systematic exploration of history in the United States. Learn of the birth of our nation, through colonial America, to the American Revolution and into the present day – discover the geographical, political, cultural and economic factors that made our nation what it is today. 

The online Master of Arts in History– World History is designed to give you the capability to examine world history to build a strong historical knowledge base. Discover how cultural, political and economic factors have shaped history throughout the world.

Key Facts About Your Norwich Online Master of Arts in History

  • Build a wide base of historical knowledge by choosing from two degree track options:

o   American History

o   World History

  •  Improve your historical insight, research, writing, analysis and presentation skills
  •  Study the events that define nations including: economic factors, culture, religion, race and gender, and more
  • Four start dates per year
  • No GMAT or GRE required
  • Small class sizes and students from diverse backgrounds
  • Earn your degree in as few as 18 months


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

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Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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