The University of Chicago has several programs if you want only a master's degree in history or need more training to make a successful application to a doctoral program. The innovative one-year Master of Arts Program in the Social Sciences permits graduate work with History faculty within a context of interdisciplinary social-science training, individualized curriculum, and intensive counseling for subsequent employment or further study. The MA programs in International RelationsLatin American Studies, and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies welcome applicants who have a specific regional focus in mind.

Admissions: You apply for these MA programs through the Division of the Social Sciences. Read the FAQs for answers to many of your admissions questions.

Campus Visits: The university offer graduate tours throughout the year that are lead by graduate students.