Graduate Studies

West Chester University


COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

History


PROGRAMS
  • M.Ed. History

ADMISSIONS
  • The Department of History requires a 3.0 GPA in history and a 2.75 overall GPA for admission to its graduate program.
  • A statement of professional goals
  • A writing sample of no less than two pages on a historical topic
  • Three letters of recommendation, preferably academic.

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
  • Students interested in graduate studies in history may also take two graduate courses before formal admittance to either graduate program.
  • Applicants who do not meet the above criteria may be admitted on a provisional basis. Students so admitted may then apply for full-degree candidacy upon completion of 12-18 semester hours of applicable course work with at least a 3.0 GPA. In both programs students must pass written comprehensive examinations at or near completion of their course work.

CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION
Dr. Eric Fournier
efournier@wcupa.edu
610-436-2789
History Web Site