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Program in History


Georgia State University / Program in History is located in Atlanta, GA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Public history
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) History
Master of Arts (MA) Historic preservation
Master of Arts (MA) World history

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements BA in history; statement of purpose; writing sample; three letters of recommendation; official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements MA in history; master's thesis; statement of purpose; writing sample; three letters of recommendation; official transcripts; appropriate language skills
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans


Focus of faculty research: Nineteenth- and twentieth-century U.S. history, early modern European history, modern European history, world history, public history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA  30302-3083
United States
Contact Dr. Michelle Brattain
Email: mbrattain@gsu.edu
Phone: 404-413-6352
Fax: 404-413-6384