Graduate School Index

Index of Graduate Studies in History Programs

The following list includes Master's and Master's of Education programs, museum studies, historical administration and preservation, history of science, technology and medicine, public history, archival, and Ph.D. programs. Listings are by name, city, state, and degrees offered. To search for a specific school, use the letters below, or go to your Edit menu and select the 'find' or 'search' tool. Institutions that offer specific degree programs can be searched using the abbreviations: CPhil, DA, MA, MAEd, MAIS (interdisciplinary studies), MALD, MAT, MHAMS, MHP, MLIS, MLS (also called MSLS, Masters of Liberal Studies), MS, MSc, MSEd, PhD, PTC

See also:  American Historical Association (AHA) History Doctoral Program List at

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University of Akron, Akron, OH: MA, PhD (doctoral consortium with Kent State);
American University-Washington, DC: MA, PhD;
Appalachian State University-Boone, NC: MA;
Arcadia University-Glenside, PA; MA, MAEd, MAH;
University of Arizona - Tucson: MA, PhD;
Arizona State University-Tempe: MA, MAEd, PhD;
University of Arkansas-Little Rock: MA;
Auburn University-Auburn, AL: MA, PhD;

Ball State University Muncie, IN: MA;
Bennington College-Bennington, VT: MA;
Boise State University-Boise, ID: MA; Masters of History and Masters of Applied Theoretical Research.
Boston College-Boston, MA: MA, MAT, PhD;
Boston University-Boston, MA: MA, PhD;
Bowling Green State University - Bowling Green, Ohio: MA, MAT, PhD;
Bridgewater State College-Bridgewater, MA: MAT;
Brigham Young University-Provo, UT;
Brooklyn College- CUNY: MA;
Brown University-Providence, RI; MA, MAT, PhD;
Butler University-Indianapolis, IN: MA;

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University of California-Berkeley: MA, PhD;
University of California-Davis: MA, PhD;
University of California-Irvine: MA, PhD;
University of California-Los Angeles: MA, CPhil, PhD;
University of California-San Diego: MA, CPhil, PhD;
University of California-Santa Barbara: MA, PhD;
University of California-Santa Cruz: MA, PhD;
California State University-Bakersfield: MA;
California State University-Chico: MA;
California State University-Fullerton: MA;
California State University-Long Beach: MA;
California State University-Los Angeles: MA;
California State University-Northridge: MA;
California State University-Sacramento: MA, PhD (joint with California, Santa Barbara);
California State University-Stanislaus: MA;
Carnegie Mellon University-Pittsburgh, PA; MA, MS, PhD;
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH: MA, PhD;
Catholic University of America, Washington, DC: MA, MA/MSLS, MA/JD, PhD;
Central Connecticut State University-New Britain, CT: MA, MS;
Central Michigan University-Mount Pleasant, MI: MA, MA/PhD (with U. Strathclyde, Scotland);
Central Washington University-Ellensburg, WA: MA;
University of Charleston-Charleston, SC: MA (jointly with Citadel);
University of Chicago: MA, PhD;
Christopher Newport University-Newport News, VA: MAT;
University of Cincinnati-Cincinnati, OH: MA, PhD;
Claremont Graduate University-Claremont, CA: MA, PhD;
Clark University-Worcester, MA: MA, PhD;
Clemson University-Clemson, SC: MA, MEd;
Cleveland State University-Cleveland, OH: MA;
University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, CO: MA;
Colorado State University-Fort Collins, CO: MA;
Columbia University-New York, NY: MA, MPhil, PhD;
University of Connecticut-Storrs, CT: MA, PhD;
Cooperstown History Museum Studies Program-Cooperstown, NY: MA (history museum studies degree granted by SUNY College, Oneonta and the NY State Historical Association); museum studies, material culture, America, also Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship for Museum Leaders
Cornell University-Ithaca, NY: MA, PhD;

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University of Delaware-Newark, DE: MA, PhD; museum studies
Delaware State University-Dover, DE: MA; Master's in Historic Preservation
University of Denver-Denver, CO: MA;
DePaul University, Chicago: MA;
Drew University-Madison, NJ: MA, PhD;
Duke University-Durham, NC: MA, PhD;

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East Carolina University-Greenville, NC: MA, MAEd; U.S.,
Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL: MA; museum studies,
Eastern Kentucky University-Richmond, KY: MA;
Eastern Michigan University-Ypsilanti, MI: MA, Certificate;
Eastern Washington University- Cheney, WA: MA;
Emory University-Atlanta, GA: MA, PhD;
Emporia State University-Emporia, KS: MA, MAT;

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Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy-Tufts University, Medford, MA: two-year Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (MALD); second-year MALD students or those who have already completed a two-year master's degree in international affairs or a related field may apply to Ph.D. program.
University of Florida-Gainesville, FL: MA, PhD;
Florida Atlantic University-Boca Raton, FL: Certificate, MA;
Florida International University-Miami, FL: MA, PhD; (also PhD program in Atlantic History, focused on Latin America and the Caribbean)
Florida State University-Tallahassee, FL: MA, PhD;
Fordham University, Bronx, NY: MA, PhD;

George Mason University-Fairfax, VA: MA PhD;
George Washington University-Washington, DC: MA, MPhil, PhD;
Georgetown University-Washington, DC: PhD;
University of Georgia-Athens, GA: MA, PhD;
Georgia College and State University-Milledgeville: MA in Public History
Georgia State University-Atlanta, GA: MA, MHP, PhD; historic preservation
Goucher College-Baltimore, MD: MA in historic preservation
Graduate School and University Center of the City University-New York, NY: PhD;

Harvard Graduate School of Education-Cambridge, MA: Ed.M., Ed.D. (Doctor of Education offered in nine concentrations), concurrent degree programs: Concurrent J.D./Ed.M. and J.D./Ed.D., Concurrent MBA/Ed.M.
Harvard University-Cambridge, MA: AM, PhD;
Harvard University, Department of the History of Science, Cambridge, MA: MA, PhD;
University of Hawaii-Manoa, HI: MA, PhD;
Hawaii Pacific University-Honolulu, HI: MA;
University of Houston-Houston, TX: MA, PhD;
Howard University-Washington, DC: MA, PhD;

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University of Idaho-Moscow, ID: MA, MAT, PhD;
University of Illinois-Chicago, IL: MA, MAT, PhD; Race, and Gender in the Urban World (WRGUW).
University of Illinois-Springfield, IL: MA;
University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, IL: MA, PhD,
Illinois State University-Normal, IL: MA, MS;
Indiana State University-Terre Haute, IN: MA, MSc;
Indiana University-Bloomington, IN: MA, MAT, PhD;
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, IN: MA;
University of Iowa-Iowa City: MA, PhD;
Iowa State University-Ames MA, PhD;

Jacksonville State University-Jacksonville, AL: MA, MSEd, MSLS (Liberal Studies)
James Madison University-Harrisburg, VA: MA, MAT
Johns Hopkins University-Baltimore, MD: MA, PhD;
Johns Hopkins Program in the History of Science, Medicine and Technology-Baltimore, MD: PhD;

University of Kansas-Lawrence, KS: MA, MHAMS, PhD;
Kansas State University-Manhattan, KS: MA, PhD; U.S.,
Kent State University-Kent, OH: MA, PhD (consortium with Akron);

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Lake Forest College-Lake Forest, IL: MLS (liberal studies);
Lamar University-Beaumont, TX: MA;
University of Louisiana-Lafayette, LA: MA;
Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge, LA: MA, PhD, and Joint degree MA/MLIS (Master of Arts/Master of Library and Information Science)
University of Louisville-Louisville, KY: MA; U.S.,
Loyola Marymount University-Los Angeles, CA: MAT;
Loyola University-Chicago, IL: MA, PhD;

University of Maine-Orono, ME; MA, PhD;
Marquette University-Milwaukee, WI: MA, PhD;
Marshall University-Huntington, WV: MA;
University of Maryland Baltimore County-Baltimore, MD: MA;
University of Maryland-College Park, MD: MA, PhD;
University of Massachusetts-Amherst: MA, PhD;
University of Massachusetts-Boston: MA;
University of Massachusetts-North Dartmouth, MA: MAT;
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)-Cambridge, MA: PhD;
University of Memphis-Memphis, TN: MA, PhD;
University of Miami-Coral Gables, FL: MA, PhD;
Miami University-Oxford, OH: MA, PhD; U.S.,
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, MI: MA, PhD;
Michigan State University-East Lansing: MA II, PhD;
Michigan Technical University-Houghton, MI: MS;
University of Minnesota-Minneapolis, MN: MA, PhD;
Minnesota State University-Mankato, MN: MA, MS;
University of Mississippi-University, MS: MA, PhD;
Mississippi State University-Mississippi State, MS: MA, PhD;
University of Missouri-Columbia, MO: MA, PhD;
University of Missouri-Kansas City, MO: MA, PhD;
University of Missouri-St. Louis, MO: MA; U.S.,
Monmouth University-West Long Branch, NJ: MA;
University of Montana-Missoula: MA;
Montana State University Bozeman: MA, PhD Public History

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln, NE: MA, PhD;
University of Nebraska-Kearney, NE: MA;
University of Nebraska-Omaha, NE: MA;
University of Nevada-Las Vegas, NV: MA, PhD;
University of Nevada - Reno, NV: MA, PhD;
University of New Hampshire-Durham, NH: MA, PhD;
University of New Mexico-Albuquerque, NM: MA, PhD;
University of New Orleans- New Orleans, LA: MA, MAT, PhD;
State University of New York (SUNY)-Albany, NY: MA, MA and Certificate, PhD;
SUNY-Binghamton-NY: MA, PhD;
SUNY-Brockport-NY: MA;
SUNY-College at Buffalo-NY: MA, MSEd, Museum Studies GCP; PTC
SUNY-College at Cortland-NY: MA, MSEd;
SUNY at Fredonia-NY: Certificate, MS;
SUNY at Oswego-NY: MA; Europe,
SUNY at Stony Brook-NY: MA, MAT, PhD;
New York University-New York, NY: MA, MPhil, NYS Certificate, MA/PhD, MA/JD, PhD;
University of North Alabama-Florence, AL: MAEd;
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, NC: MA, PhD;
University of North Carolina-Charlotte, NC: MA;
University of North Carolina-Greensboro, NC: MA;
University of North Carolina-Wilmington, NC: MA;
North Carolina State University-Raleigh, NC: MA;
University of North Dakota-Grand Forks, ND: MA, DA;
North Dakota State University-Fargo, ND: MA, MS;
University of North Florida-Jacksonville: MA;
University of North Texas-Denton, TX: MA, MS, PhD;
Northeastern Illinois University-Chicago, IL: MA;
Northeastern University-Boston, MA: MA, MAT, PhD;
Northern Arizona University-Flagstaff, AZ: MA, PhD;
University of Northern Colorado-Greeley, CO: MA;
Northern Illinois University-DeKalb, IL: MA, PhD;
Northwest Missouri State College-Maryville, MO: MSEd;
Northwestern University-Evanston, IL: PhD;
University of Notre Dame-Notre Dame, IN: MA, PhD;

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Oakland University-Rochester, MI: MA;
The Ohio State University-Columbus: MA, PhD;
Ohio University-Athens, OH: MA, PhD;
University of Oklahoma-Norman, OK: MA, PhD;
University of Oklahoma, History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Norman, OK: MA, PhD;
Oklahoma State University-Stillwater, OK: MA, PhD;
Old Dominion University- Norfolk, VA: MA;
University of Oregon-Eugene, OR: MA, PhD;
Oregon State University-Corvallis, OR: History of Science PhD, MA, MS , MAIS (Masters of Interdisciplinary Studies)

Penn State University-University Park, PA: MA, PhD;
University of Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, PA: MA, PhD;
Pepperdine University-Malibu, CA: MA;
Portland State University-Portland, OR: MA;
Princeton University-Princeton, NJ: MA, PhD
Providence College-Providence, RI: MA
Purdue University-West Lafayette, IN: MA, PhD;

Queens College-CUNY, Flushing: MA;

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University of Rhode Island-Kingston, RI: MA, MA/MLS;
Rhode Island College-Providence, RI: MA, MAT;
Rice University-Houston, TX; MA, PhD;
University of Richmond-Richmond, VA: MLA in Public History
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY: MA, PhD;
Roosevelt University-Chicago, IL: MA;
Rutgers-New Brunswick, The State University of New Jersey-New Brunswick: PhD;
Rutgers at Camden, NJ: MA;
Rutgers at Newark/New Jersey Institute of Technology-Newark, NJ:

St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN: MA, MS; also Cultural Resources Management MS, and Public History, MA
St. John's University-Jamaica, NY: MA, DA;
Saint Louis University-St. Louis, MO: MA, PhD;
Salem State College-Salem, MA: MA, MAT;
Sam Houston State University-Huntsville, TX: MA;
University of San Diego-San Diego, CA: MA, MAT; Leadership Studies, PhD

San Francisco State University-San Francisco, CA: MA;
San Jose State University-San Jose, CA: MA;
Sarah Lawrence College-Bronxville, NY: MA;
Shippensburg University-PA, Shippensburg, PA: MA;
Simmons College-Boston, MA: MA;
Slippery Rock University-Slippery Rock, PA: MA;
Smith College, Northampton, MA: MAT;
Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA: MA;
University of South Alabama-Mobile, AL: MA;
University of South Dakota-Vermillion, MA; also a combined JD/MA
University of South Florida-Tampa, FL: MA;
Southeast Missouri State University-Cape Giradeau, MO: MA; also MA in Public History
University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA: MA, PhD;
Southern Connecticut State University-New Haven, CT: MA;
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, IL: MA, PhD;
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, IL: MA, PhD (coop. with Southern Illinois, Carbondale);
Southern Methodist University-Dallas, TX: MA, PhD;
University of Southern Mississippi-Hattiesburg, MS: MA, MS, PhD;
Southwest Missouri State University-Springfield, MO: MA, MSEd;
Stanford University-Stanford, CA: MA, MA/JD, PhD;
Stephen F. Austin State University
Syracuse University, htpp://  Syracuse, NY: MA, PhD;

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Tarleton State University-Stephensville, TX: MA;
Temple University-Philadelphia, PA: MA, PhD;
University of Tennessee-Knoxville, TN: MA, PhD;
Texas A M University-College Station, TX: MA, PhD;
Texas A M University-Commerce, TX: MA, MS;
Texas State University-San Marcos, TX: MA, MEd;
University of Texas-Arlington, TX: MA, PhD;
University of Texas-Austin, TX: MA, PhD;
University of Texas-El Paso, TX: MA, PhD;
University of Texas-San Antonio, TX: MA;
University of Texas-Tyler, TX: MA;
Texas Christian University-Fort Worth, TX: MA, PhD;
Texas Southern University-Houston, TX: MA;
Texas Tech University-Lubbock, TX: MA, PhD;
Texas Woman's University-Denton, TX: MA;
University of Toledo, Toledo, OH: MA, PhD;
Trinity College-Hartford, CT: MA;
Tufts University-Medford, MA: MA, PhD; See also The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.
Tulane University-New Orleans, LA: MA, PhD;
University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK: MA;

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Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, OH, MA in historic preservation  
University of Utah-Salt Lake City: MA, MS, PhD;
Utah State University-Logan: MA, MS;

Vanderbilt University, Nashville: MA, MAT, PhD;  
University of Vermont-Burlington: MA, MAT, MS; historic preservation
Villanova University-PA: MA;
University of Virginia-Charlottesville: MA, PhD;
Virginia Commonwealth University-Richmond: MA;
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University-Blacksburg, VA: MA;

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University of Washington- Seattle: MA, PhD;
Washington State University-Pullman: MA, PhD;
University of Washington-Tacoma: MAEd
Washington University-St. Louis, MO: AB/MA, MA, PhD;
Wayne State University-Detroit: MA, Graduate Certificate in Archival Administration, PhD;
West Chester University-PA: MA, MEd;
State University of West Georgia-Carrollton: MA;
West Virginia University-Morgantown: MA, PhD;
Western Carolina University-Cullowhee, NC: MA, MAEd, MAT;
Western Illinois University-Macomb: MA;
Western Kentucky University-Bowling Green: MA; Historic preservation
Western Michigan University-Kalamazoo: both the Masters of Arts (MA) degree and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).  
Western Washington University-Bellingham: MA;
Wichita State University-KS; MA
College of William and Mary-Williamsburg, VA: MA, PhD;
William Paterson University-Wayne, NJ: MA;
Winthrop University-Rock Hill, SC: MA;
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire: MA, MAT, MST;
University of Wisconsin-Madison: MA, PhD;
University of Wisconsin Department of Medical History and Bioethics-Madison: MA, PhD;
University of Wisconsin Department of the History of Science: MA, PhD;
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee: MA, MA/MLIS, PhD (through Urban Studies program);
University of Wisconsin-Stephens Point: MSE, MST
Wright State University -  Dayton, OH: MA;
University of Wyoming,  Laramie: MA, MAT;

Yale University-New Haven, CT: MA, MPhil, PhD;
Youngstown State University-OH: MA;


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