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Prospective Graduate Students

Program Information and Resources

Why UGA?

  • Overview of the department's graduate program in history


  • Learn how to prepare an application for the MA or Ph.D. in history at UGA
  • FAQs

Degree Programs

Graduate Coursework

Funding for Graduate Students

  • How to fund your graduate studies and research

Letters of Recommendation

  • Tips for securing effective recommendations from your professors

Personal Statement

  • Tips for writing a personal statement (also called statement of purpose)


  • See where our graduate students have been landing jobs

Visit Us/Contact Us

  • We'd love to meet you!

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