American Public University offers its flagship Master of Arts in Military History which explores the historiography of military and warfare that shaped future civilization. The curriculum is conducted entirely online, empowering working adults with access to career-relevant education that fits into their busy schedules. Through this fascinating graduate-level education, students have the unique flexibility to concentrate their studies in American Military History, the American Revolution, Civil War, Military and Diplomatic History, World War II, and War Since 1945. The curriculum explores the strategy, command, leadership, tactics and technological advances in weaponry that altered the outcome of some of the most significant battles in history.
The curriculum not only examines actual battles, it addresses social structures, military attitudes, and organizational relationships between officers and troops and the interrelationships between military and civilian societies. Additionally, the online Master of Arts in Military History emphasizes valuable research, writing and communication skills that working professionals seek.
Classes at American Public University are taught by expert practitioners. Many within the military history discipline are published historians and military leaders who share a strong passion for their studies and bring unique perspectives and relevant research into the classroom discussion. Students also connect and interact online with American Public University’s broad community of professionals and history enthusiasts.
Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.
Explore the concentrations available for this program.
- American Military History
- American Revolution
- Civil War
- War Since 1945
- World War II