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History & Anthropology

History Graduate Degree Program

The Department offers a Master of Arts in History. Graduate students may select either a 30-hour program of courses with a master's thesis or a 36-hour program of courses without a thesis. Those in the 36-hour track must complete at least two research seminars. All applicants must take the GRE.

Butler offers advanced study in the areas of:

  • U.S. History
  • Midwest Regional and Urban Studies
  • European Intellectual, Cultural, and Social History
  • East Asian History
  • Latin American History

Butler offers graduate work in day, limited evening, and summer programs, permitting both full-time and part-time enrollment.

To discuss the Masters of Arts program in more detail, please contact:

  • Dr. Elise Edwards
    Department of History and Anthropology
    Butler University, Jordan Hall 349D
    4600 Sunset Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46208

To obtain a graduate school application, please contact:

  • Diane Dubord
    Office of Graduate Admissions
    Butler University
    Robertson Hall
    4600 Sunset Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46208

To obtain student loan information, please contact:

  • Financial Aid
    Butler University
    4600 Sunset Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46208