The Department of History at Texas State offers M.A., and M.Ed. degrees, annually servicing over 80 graduate majors. Our graduate studies program specifically offers students degrees in four broad fields: United States History, World History, European History, and Public History. Students can specialize in a number of areas of study by working with the over thirty full-time, Ph.D.-holding faculty who teach a wide variety of courses spanning the globe in coverage.
The department routinely places students in the top Ph.D. history programs in the country. Our department has emerged as one of the most dynamic public history programs in the nation, placing future leaders in public history nationwide.
Inquires into the History Department's Graduate Program should be made via email to our Graduate Program Coordinator, Dr. José Carlos de la Puente. Any requests for advising appointments should be emailed to Dr. de la Puente. Please allow up to two business days for a response.
Inquiries into our Public History Program should be made via email to the Interim Public History Program Director, Dr. Peter Dedek. Additional information on our Public History Program can be found on the Public History Program website.