Admission to the Masters of Arts in History program is determined on the basis of the following criteria:
- A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale. An average of 2.75 to 2.99 will be reviewed for conditional admission.
- At least 20 hours in history from an accredited institution with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in history. An average of 2.75 to 2.99 will be reviewed for conditional admission.
- Letters of recommendation from two previous academic professors.
- An interview with a History Department faculty member.
- A writing sample.