“Politics without history has no root, and history without politics has no fruit.” -- Sir John Seeley


The Master’s degree in History and Political Thought is an interdisciplinary program that promotes the critical examination and study of a wide range of historical and political phenomena and patterns. The program offers high quality courses with three different concentration options: History, Political Science or  History and Political Science. We also offer a Teaching History Certificate.

Is a Master of Arts in History & Political Thought right for you? How does the program work? What will you learn?

Please explore our webpage for program requirements, learn about the faculty, student resources, financial aid, study abroad opportunities and more.