The Master of Arts in Military History program presents students with an overall picture of military history. Students learn about the militaries role in history, the role war plays in history, methodology of military history, analyzing frameworks for war in history, and writing and research about military history. Courses in the Master of Arts in military history curriculum include racial integration in the military, study of influential military strategists throughout history, military history from Ancient Greece to 20th century United States, and historical methodology.
The military history program includes examination of theoretical debates and concepts for analyzing warfare in history. Individuals that complete this degree program come away with a sophisticated understanding of group dynamics, leadership, international relations, social issues, politics, and economics. Students with a degree in military history often choose careers in government, military work, historical writing, and education.