The Master of Arts in History at Western is a one-year, fully-funded program that emphasizes the deep study of history and the development of research, writing, and analytical skills.
The Master of Arts in History at Western is a one-year, fully-funded program that emphasizes the deep study of history and the development of research, writing, and analytical skills. Our students explore the histories of Canada, the United States, Britain and Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, as well as international, transnational, and global history.
The Master of Arts in Public History program combines traditional historical skills with experiential learning to prepare graduates to work as public historians in museums, archives, government agencies, consulting and heritage management.
Students in both the History and Public History streams have access to both academic and applied course offerings, and are well-prepared to continue their education at the Ph.D. level.
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Times to Completion
• 3 Terms (1 year)
• 4 Terms (1.33 years) cognate essay option in Public History
• 6 Terms (2 years) thesis option
Master of Arts in History
• Full-time study
• Course-based, thesis-based
Master of Arts in Public History
• Full-time study
• Course-based, internship-based
How to apply
For information on how to apply, please see: http://grad.uwo.ca/prospective_students/applying/index.html
Financing your studies
As one of Canada's leading research institutions, we place great importance on helping you finance your education. It is crucial that you devote your full energy to the successful completion of your studies, so we want to ensure that stable funding is available to you.
For information please see: http://grad.uwo.ca/current_students/student_finances/index.html