History MA

Master of Arts in History

The Master of Arts in History program is designed to advance your study and prepare you for doctoral work in history. With specialization offered in American, European or Public history, you will be able to build upon your existing expertise and understandings of history. The campus location in Savannah makes Armstrong an ideal setting for those who wish to explore and research the past.

Industry Highlights

Salaries range from $34,000 to $84,000 for related professions, and the career outlook in the most popular positions range from normal to good.

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Career Opportunities

  • Public or Private Education
  • Museums
  • Historic Sites
  • Writing and Editing
  • Archival or Curatorial Work
  • Think Tanks
  • Preservation Organizations

Armstrong Edge

Savannah, home to the nation's largest National Historic Landmark District, has many opportunities for current students because of its rich history. Living in Georgia's oldest city will offer you an abundance of resources from acclaimed museums, research centers and historic sites.


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(November 9, 2015) - Armstrong’s College of Education recently announced plans to partner with the Savannah Chatham County Public School System to establish a Professional Development School initiative at Hesse K-8 School.

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(October 28, 2015) – Armstrong State University Assistant Professor of Childhood and Exceptional Student Education Anne Katz was recently selected as a 2015-2017 Emerging Leaders Fellow for the Conference 

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(June 13, 2015) - The Coastal Museums Association (CMA) recently presented Armstrong graduate, Lacy Brooks, with the 2015 Coastal Museums Association Individual of Excellence Award. 

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