The Department of History at Murray State University offers baccalaureate degrees,
with or without certification to teach, along both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of
Science tracks. Both baccalaureate education tracks prepare students for graduate
work at the M.A. or Ph.D. level. The Master of Arts program in history offers advanced
study to qualified students in American, European and World History. Within these
major fields, there are two track options to the Master of Arts degree: the thesis
track and non-thesis track. The M.A. enables teachers to meet Rank II certification
in Kentucky public schools. The department also offers minors in History and Religious
Studies. The average undergraduate class size is 15 and the average graduate class
size is 6. The career options for history students include Educators, Librarians,
Archivists, Museum or gallery curator, Journalists, Politicians, Lawyers, Paralegals,
Information officer, Producers of Multimedia Material and many more.
For more information on our history programs, please see the information below. You may also contact the MSU Department of History at 270-809-2234 or email@example.com.