Department of History
Graduate Study in History
Plans of Study
Our Master of Arts degree includes two different plans of study and prepares students for careers within and beyond the academy.
Our Public History program offers students hands-on experience that will serve them in a variety of professional fields.
Doctoral students work closely with faculty mentors to refine critical research and writing skills and prepare for their chosen career field.
"The OSU History graduate program has been an all-around wonderful experience. It has provided me with incredible faculty mentors, an ample amount of research funding, and a diverse set of course offerings that have prepared me for a competitive job market. From day one I’ve been grateful to work and learn in such a welcoming environment."