A Master of Arts degree, often referred to as an MA, can be earned after completing vigorous courses in one of many areas of study. This type of degree is usually centered around the humanities. What is an MA in Ancient History? Earning a Master of Arts in Ancient History can involve taking courses that intensively study one or many aspects of the ancient world and specifically look at ancient civ… Read more
A Master of Arts degree, often referred to as an MA, can be earned after completing vigorous courses in one of many areas of study. This type of degree is usually centered around the humanities.
What is an MA in Ancient History? Earning a Master of Arts in Ancient History can involve taking courses that intensively study one or many aspects of the ancient world and specifically look at ancient civilizations. You may choose to focus on one specific region, country, or culture, or focus on a category such as ancient art. There can also be more wide-ranging courses that look at ancient history from around the world.
Taking ancient history courses can teach you how to think and learn historically, helping you to make better decisions in the present day. You can also learn methodologies that help you become a better researcher, and you can learn how to present information clearly.
Depending on where you take your courses, the cost of earning an MA in Ancient History may be different. You can compare price options from school to school to see what works best for you.
Careers for graduates with a degree in ancient history can focus a lot on research and education. For example, with a master’s degree, you may pursue the opportunity to be a professor of ancient history and teach at the university level. You could also teach history in secondary and primary schools. You can look into a career as a historical researcher and work for a museum or other historical institution. There may also be opportunities to work as a historical librarian or translator of ancient languages.
There can be many options available to earn your degree both online and at a physical school. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
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The MA in Classics & Ancient Civilizations offers a broad approach to Antiquity, with the integration of classical languages and ancient cultural history. Our faculty have ... +
The one-year Classics and Ancient Civilizations Master's program allows you to explore the theoretical frameworks and methodologies currently used in Classics or Ancient Studi ... +
The Antiquity MA: Archaeology pathway is for anyone fascinated by the study of archaeology and the physical remains of the ancient world.
Our Research Master’s programme in Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies focuses on interdisciplinary study of the material, social, and intellectual developments in Europ ... +
Hebrew University’s Rothberg International School (RIS) offers a two-year M.A. program in the Bible and the Ancient Near East. This program focuses on contemporary Biblical st ... +
For decades the Providence College Master of Arts in History program has produced alumni who have taken a sweeping knowledge of the issues and events that have defined the age ... +
Our understanding of history is in a perpetual state of flux. We are constantly raising new questions about the past and exploring innovative approaches to addressing complex ... +
The programme considers the history and the archaeology of ancient Macedonia, covering the region of Macedonia and the Macedonians from the Mycenaean period until the Roman er ... +
Students in the M.A. in History program may choose either the 3-term (1 year) cognate option or the 6- term (2-year) thesis option.
In Groningen, we offer the MA in Classics & Ancient Civilizations: Ancient History as a one-year Master's track -in English- with a full-time and a part-time tangent. Whil ... +
The MA in Classics & Ancient Civilizations: Classical Studies offers a broad approach to Antiquity through the integration of classical languages and ancient cultural hist ... +
The MA in Religion and Pluralism, Ancient & Modern was chosen as the best MA program in Theology and Religious Studies in the Netherlands. It offers an integrated approach ... +