Degrees Offered

  • B.A. in Public History
  • M.A. in History
  • M.A. in History with a Certificate or Concentration in Public History
  • Ph.D. in History

Program Strengths

  • Historical Administration

Credit Hour Requirements


Financial Aid Available

Tuition Waiver
In-State Status

Deadline To Apply

See program website for details.

Internship Requirements

Required. Internships are arranged by the student with assistance from Dr. Arnold or other faculty members.

Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years

• St. Charles Historical Center (Illinois)
• Boone County Historical Society
• Memorial Hall
• Stephenson County Historical Society

Job Placement Assistance

We offer advice on jobs and also provide contacts through our professional and alumni networks.

Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years

• Iowa Historical Society
• Ohio Historical Society
• Museums at Stony Brook
• Calumet Regional Archives (Indiana)