Prospective Students

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS for Fall 2018

a) Normally, a history honours BA program, consisting of 60 credits in history. But students with other undergraduate history degrees (normally including serious research components) may be considered eligible.
b) A minimum grade point average of 3.3 out of 4.0 (B+) in your BA degree
Students with other undergraduate history degrees (normally including serious research components) may be considered eligible. Students with a degree in one of the health professions will be considered for the History of Medicine MA.

We strongly recommend that applicants for Ancient History have at least one year of Greek and/or Latin plus one modern European language (in addition to their first language). Applicants for other areas of history, e.g., Russian, should also have a reading knowledge of the language needed for research purposes.

LENGTH OF PROGRAM AND FEE INFORMATION

The MA program (45 credits) is designed to be completed in one year in three terms of residence—normally fall, winter, and summer semesters—for the student to graduate in the fall following registration. Please note that full fees will be charged for each of the three terms and that you must budget accordingly. Information on fees is available on the Student Accounts website.