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Military History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Claremore, OK, United States
The Bachelor of Arts in Military History degree equips students for careers in the armed forces, the academic field of military history, law, public administration, education, journalism, security, intelligence and government.
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The degree program is excellent preparation for advanced graduate study.

The core curriculum covers military history; leadership; technology; research methods in history and the social sciences; war and society; and the connections between war, ethics, and religion.

Specific skills students will develop include analysis, critical thinking, writing, problem solving, organizing and presenting information, and basic research competencies.

Electives provide in-depth study of military conflicts, international relations, and US foreign policy.

Careers in Military History

Positions include that of educator, curator, anthropologist, lawyer, archaeologist, civil servant, researcher, lawmaker, military historian, archivist, analyst, broadcaster, foreign service officer, congressional aid, conservator, and documentary editor. Fields include the areas of teaching/academia, research, military, communications, publishing, security/intelligence, business, historical preservation, law, and administration.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Early application is encouraged
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    122 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Military Geography
  • World Civilization I
  • World Civilization II
  • American History since 1877
  • Introduction to Military History
  • Interpreting History
  • Writing and Research for Historians
  • War and Society
  • War, Ethics, and Religion
  • War and Technology
  • History Senior Capstone

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Submit the Application for Admission and the $20 application fee
  • Submit Statement of Understanding
  • Submit ACT or SAT scores, if fewer than 24 US-equivalent college credit hours earned. Information on these programs may be found at and
  • Supply official transcripts from all schools attended
  • Official high school transcript with English translation, if fewer than 24 US-equivalent college credit hours earned
  • All official transcripts with an official stamp or seal on the documents from all current and previous colleges or universities attended and/or submit an attested copy verified by an authorized agency
  • Transfer students may also be asked to provide course syllabi and/or descriptions for evaluation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16090 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16090 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7330 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Claremore

  • 900 - 1400 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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