online Master Of Arts for Military History Professionals

American Military University offers its flagship Master of Arts in Military History which explores the historiography of military and warfare that shaped future civilization. The curriculum is conducted entirely online, empowering working adults with access to career-relevant education that fits into their busy schedules. Through this fascinating graduate-level education, students have the unique flexibility to concentrate their studies in American Military History, the American Revolution, Civil War, Military and Diplomatic History, World War II, and War Since 1945. The curriculum explores the strategy, command, leadership, tactics and technological advances in weaponry that altered the outcome of some of the most significant battles in history.

The curriculum not only examines actual battles, it addresses social structures, military attitudes, and organizational relationships between officers and troops and the interrelationships between military and civilian societies. Additionally, the online Master of Arts in Military History emphasizes valuable research, writing and communication skills that working professionals seek.

Classes at American Military University are taught by expert practitioners. Many within the military history discipline are published historians and military leaders who share a strong passion for their studies and bring unique perspectives and relevant research into the classroom discussion. Students also connect and interact online with American Military University’s broad community of professionals and history enthusiasts.

Concentrations

Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.

Explore the concentrations available for this program.

  • American Military History
  • American Revolution
  • Civil War
  • War Since 1945
  • World War II
     

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Tuition Costs

Affordable rates, minimal fees, and plenty of help with financial aid. Primary cost displayed is for those students who are eligible for our military grant.

Undergraduate $250 per credit hour with military grant $270/credit hour standard rate Graduate $325 per credit hour with military grant $350/credit hour standard rate

Transfer Your Credits

Your degree may be closer than you think.

92% military & military-affiliated undergraduates applied transfer credit

Book Grant Savings: Ebooks are provided at no cost for students enrolled in undergraduate courses for credit.

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At American Military University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

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