48 months
19606 USD/year
19606 USD/year
8552 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Teaching is the heart or what our department does. The History program at the Marshall University offers small classes, innovative teaching, and one-on-one attention.


Key facts

  • History Majors at the Marshall University are required to take five general survey classes, three in World History and two in United States history. 
  • The rest of the curriculum is made up of electives, classes that come from the original research that has brought our faculty national and international attention.
  • Along with inspiring lectures and dynamic discussions, classes offer opportunities to prepare and stage Viking feasts, research and participate in historical reenactments, and write historical accounts for use in an App with a national audience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal History
  • World War I Through Film
  • Nazi Germany
  • Modern Japan
  • Medieval Britain
  • Women’s History
  • The Civil Rights Movement
  • Appalachian History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students: applications must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start of a term.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for admission.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $40.
  • An official, final transcript, including graduation date, sent directly from the student’s high school to the Marshall University Admissions Office.
  • Official college transcript
  • American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores
  • A valid immunization record
  • International Students:

    • Equivalent of U.S. high school diploma
    • International GPA requirements are equivalent to domestic GPA requirements and vary by program
    • ACT/SAT required for some programs and merit-based scholarships
    • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4276 USD per semester during 48 months.

Metro Residents - $7,318

Living costs for Huntington

621 - 1035 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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