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Master of Arts in History

The University of Wyoming’s History Department offers graduate students the opportunity to work with internationally recognized faculty in an array of specializations and methodologies, with special concentration in the American West in a global context. In addition to our strengths in United States, U.S. Western and Native American history, we offer coursework covering Modern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and Central and East Asia. This wide range of expertise makes the University of Wyoming an ideal place for students to explore comparative themes in social, cultural and global history.


M.A. students at the University of Wyoming have access to full funding opportunities through Graduate Assistantships, research grants, and other sources.

For more information, look through the History Graduate Awards section of the History Funding Opportunities page.

You can also learn more about funding your graduate studies at the bottom of our History MA Requirements page.


UW News: UW History Program has been ranked in the top 1% for a "best value" by College Factual.


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Degree Requirements

Here you will find more information about the requirements to complete a Master of the Arts degree in History.

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Here you will find more information about applying to the MA in History program.

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Graduate student life

Here you will find more information about what it is like to be in the UW History Graduate degree program.

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Here is where you will find forms frequently accessed by Graduate students, information and links to research Archives & Libraries, as well as On-Campus Affiliations, History Lectures, History Programs, and History Events.

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History faculty, staff, and current graduate students.


Degree Information

Learn more about the History MA and MAT programs, the courses you'll take and more!

Contact Us

History Building

Dept. 3198

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-5101


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