MASTERSTUDIES

9 Masters Programs in Social History

For students looking to expand their expertise in their chosen field and be eligible for more prestigious career opportunities, obtaining a master’s degree may be the answer. This type of degree is available to students who have a bachelor’s degree.

What is a Master in Social History? This type of degree gives students expert knowledge of various  societies and cultural differences between them. Courses may cover different religions, societal expectations, or cultural customs. Each class is typically designed to explore contemporary societies in depth and help students develop a greater understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity. A firm grasp of social history could help students have a better understanding of current social issues.

A degree in social history may help students gain certain skills that could lead to a larger variety of high-paying jobs in the future. Students could develop great analytical skills that can help further their careers, and they may develop essential problem-solving and communication abilities that are helpful in life.

It could take anywhere from one to three years to obtain a Master in Social History. The cost varies from school to school. The duration and location of the program could affect the price, so it is best to contact universities for an accurate estimate.

People with a degree in social history may be able to find jobs in many fields. A number of students choose to become teachers, while others prefer jobs as researchers. Some decide to pursue careers as historians, working in a library or a museum. Some students find jobs working as government officials, and others work with humanitarian groups. Even a career in politics or a job as a journalist may be options for many students.

To give students across the globe access to master’s programs, many universities have begun offering online classes along with ones on campus. Online classes give students greater flexibility with their schedules. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

9 Results in Social History Filter

Master of Arts in Holocaust Studies

University of Haifa, International School
MA
Oct 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

The Multidisciplinary MA Program in Holocaust Studies at the University of Haifa is dedicated to the creation and nurturing of a new generation of Holocaust researchers. Its a ...

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Master in Economic and Social History

University of St Andrews
Master
14 Sep 2020
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

The MSc in Economic and Social History offers a distinctive combination of interdisciplinary study and specialisation. It provides training for advanced research in social and ...

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Master in History of Politics and Society

Utrecht University
MA
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Dutch
Campus

During the Master’s programme History of Politics and Society, you will acquire the knowledge and tools to thoughtfully interpret the past in order to benefit the present.

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Master in Public History

University of Wroclaw - Faculty of Historical and Pedagogical Sciences
Master
Oct 2020
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Full-time
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4 semesters
English
Campus

The public history program is addressed to all the BA graduates, not only in history, and even not only in the humanities, who would like to conduct the research about and pro ...

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Master in Historical Sociology

Faculty of Humanities, Charles University
MA
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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2&nbsp;-&nbsp;5 years
English
Campus

The study of Historical Sociology concerns itself with long-term social processes and trends that have a significant impact on contemporary societies and phenomena. Learn abou ...

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Master in Public History

Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli
Master
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Full-time
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8 months
Italian
Campus

The cultural labor market is increasingly characterized by a contamination between disciplines and a demand for professional figures with transversal skills. In the Master's D ...

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Master's degree in science of religions: history and society

Universidad de La Laguna
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
Spanish
Campus
Online

The Master of Science in Religions: History and Society offers solid knowledge and methods of analysis on the great religious traditions of the History of Humanity, as well as ...

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MScR in Economic & Social History

The University of Edinburgh - The School of History, Classics & Archaeology
Master
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research. The MSc by Research in Econo ...

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Master in Intellectual History

University of St Andrews
Master
14 Sep 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

The MLitt in Intellectual History is an interdisciplinary programme which provides students with a broad knowledge of the latest intellectual-historical research, encompassing ...

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