Loyola University Chicago

Department of History

MA Degree Requirements

MA Requirements by Track

Required Coursework

History 400 3 hours
Two 500-level research seminars (one must be in major field) 6 hours
Three major field courses 9 hours
Three minor field courses 9 hours
Total27 hours

Additional Requirements for Degree Completion:

  • Research Tool (must be taken before earning 18 credit hours)
  • Comprehensive Exams (2 take-home essays)

View Graduate Program Handbook for more details

Required Coursework

Total31 hours
History 400 3 hours
One 500-level Research Seminar 3 hours
Public History Internship 1 hour
Five Public History Courses 15 hours
Three minor field courses 9 hours

Additional Requirements for Degree Completion:

  • Portfolio Requirement
  • Two-hour Oral Examination (pass/fail)

View Graduate Program Handbook for more details

Required Coursework

History 400 3 hours
One 500-level Research Seminar 3 hours
Public History Internship 3 hours
Three Public History courses 9 hours
Two Minor Field courses 6 hours
Total24 hours

 Additional Requirements for Degree Completion:

View Graduate Program Handbook for more details

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