<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="65001"%> Non-Thesis Track @ UWG

University of West Georgia
Graduate Program in History



The Non-Thesis Track

Students pursuing the thesis track will choose a major field and two minor fields of study. They will write a research paper of about 20-25 pages involving original research. They will also take two written exams (the major field and one of the minor fields) and a comprehensive exam that will include an oral examination over material in a student's major and minor fields, as well as their research paper.

Plan 1: M.A. with Non-Thesis

History, major field

12 hours

History, first minor field              

9 hours

History, second minor field

9 hours

History 6684 (Historiography)

3 hours

Elective (with approval)        

3 hours


Important links regarding the Thesis Track:

Non-Thesis Track worksheet

Non-Thesis Track research paper

Non-Thesis Track written exams