The Master of Arts program in History at Washington State University provides students with a comprehensive education in the field of history. The program emphasizes independent research and critical analysis to develop an in-depth understanding of different eras, cultures, and societies throughout history. All students are required to complete a thesis project that makes a unique contribution to the body of academic knowledge in their chosen Primary Field embedded within a broader General Field. Through this experience, students gain proficiency in conducting research, writing effectively, and presenting their work orally. Graduates of the program are well prepared for further studies leading towards doctoral degrees as well as careers in research or teaching. With financial aid available for dedicated full-time MA students and an experienced faculty with extensive research expertise, this program is an excellent opportunity for those looking to pursue advanced studies in history.