University of Houston

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

History - Doctorate


4800 Calhoun Rd

University of Houston

Houston, TX 77004

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

History - Doctorate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The History Department offers the Masters of Arts and Ph.D. degrees. Since 1980 enrollment in the graduate program has climbed from 55 to 171. At the same time admissions grew more selective, with average GRE scores rising from 1,000 to 1,200. Public History Program The Department also offers an M.A. track in Public history, as well as a minor for the traditional M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The Public History program prepares students for careers in government, business, and historical agencies.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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