Chadron State College
Chadron State College

Master of Arts in Education - History Concentration

This concentration is customized to meet the educational and professional needs of the students who want advanced knowledge in history in order to continue their professional goal of a doctorate degree, career advancement or professional development. This program is offered in a partially on-line format. Students may earn the MAE History Concentration completely on-line if desired.

Entrance requirements for the History concentration

  • Complete application
  • Earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from the college/university which issued bachelor's degree. 
  • Official transcripts from any institutions attended after receiving bachelor's degree (if applicable)

Program of study for the History based program

EDCI 631, Research Design & Data Analysis, should be completed within the first 12 hours of a student's program of study.

Basic Education Core

Number Course Title Hours
EDCI 631 Research Design & Data Analysis 3
EDCI 633 Educational Philosophy 3
EDAD 631
EDCI 635
EDCI 639
Public Relations OR
Curriculum Development OR
Systemic Change: Process for School Improvement
Hours: 9


Number Course Title Hours
Option 1:   
HIST 635 Research Seminar in History 3
HIST 660 Thesis 6
Option 2:  
HIST 635 Research Seminar in History 3
HIST 600 600 Level Elective 3
HIST 655 Scholarly Project 3
Hours: 9


Courses in History/Political Science/Anthropology 18
Hours: 18
Total Hours: 36