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Youngstown State University (YSU)

48 months
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About

At History from Youngstown State University (YSU) you'll critically read and analyze primary and secondary sources while studying the different elements of historiography. 

Overview

With History from Youngstown State University (YSU) you'll learn how historical interpretation changes over time and comprehend the importance and impact of cultural diversity on the past and its relevance in the present. Taking a combination of American, European and transnational courses, as well as lower- and upper-level History studies, you'll better understand the discipline and become skilled at examining our world's past.

 Whether your goals include graduate study; law school; working for museums, libraries, historical societies and state and federal government agencies; or entering the business world, majoring in History is the perfect start.

Graduates with History from Youngstown State University (YSU) will be able to:

  • demonstrate the skills necessary for the historian to analyze information and report findings effectively, by recognizing the difference between primary and secondary resources and being able to critically read and analyze their content; by effectively communicating in written and oral media; and by exhibiting satisfactory critical-thinking and synthesis skills.
  • demonstrate comprehension of the basic concepts that guide the historian’s work, by understanding: the concepts of historiography and that historical interpretation is not fixed but changes over time; the significance of chronologies and the impact of cause and effect; and the importance and impact of cultural diversity on the past and its relevance in the present.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early America
  • Nineteenth Century America
  • Age of Jefferson and Jackson
  • Age of Lincoln and Grant
  • Incorporation of America, 1877-1919
  • United States in Crisis: 1900-1945
  • Cold War America: 1945-1990
  • Constitutional History of the United States
  • History of American Sports
  • History of Women in the United States
  • The Black Experience in American History
  • History of African American Mayors

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application form, please check the notes.
  • A nonrefundable $45 (US) application fee. 
  • Applicants must have graduated from high school or have successfully completed the General Education Development (GED) test to be considered for admission. 
  • Submit a high school transcript and American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) scores.  
  • Applicants must have a high school grade point average of 2.00 or higher on a 4.00 point scale, have an ACT composite score of 17 or higher, or a combined SAT score of 920 or higher from the evidence-base writing and reading test, and the math test to be admitted unconditionally.
  • Proof of English Proficiency.
  • Photocopy of passport page showing Photo, Name, Date of Birth, citizenship, etc.
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Supporting Financial documents, e.g. bank statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8249 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Youngstown

787 - 1299 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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