Norwich University

Master of Arts in Military History


158 Harmon Drive

Northfield, VT 05663

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Military History

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Norwich University Master of Arts in Military History online is a thorough expedition into the causes, strategies and execution of significant military operations from classical times to the 20th century.  Our sweeping program investigates military activity throughout Western and non-Western history and presents students with varying – and often conflicting – interpretations to help provide a more comprehensive understanding of military conflicts and the underlying events. Military conflicts such as the American Revolution, the Civil War, the Vietnam War and World Wars I and II are examined in great detail, providing insight on the strategies, events and outcomes that have shaped history.

Our university is uniquely qualified to offer this advanced degree experience. Norwich was the nation’s very first private military college as well as the birthplace of the ROTC program. Our graduates have served in every American war since Norwich was founded back in 1819.

The MMH program is delivered in a convenient online format to allow working professionals to maintain their employment and meet family obligations while earning their degree. Classes are limited to 16 to promote one-on-one interaction between students and faculty.

The Norwich Advantage

  • Customize your academic experience based on your particular areas of interest.
  • Learn from a diverse faculty comprised of PhD-level experts in the field of military history.
  • Complete all coursework in as few as 18 months.
  • Access program content and contribute to class discussions on your own schedule and at your own pace each week through our flexible online platform.

Recognized for academic excellence, U.S. News & World Report ranks Norwich University in the top 100 for Regional Universities in the North. Rankings are based on undergraduate programs. G.I. Jobs Military Friendly Schools has recognized Norwich University as a


Norwich University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Eligibility Requirements:

You must have at least a Bachelor's Degree at the time you apply for a Norwich University Master's Degree Program.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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