College of Graduate Studies at Middle Tennessee State University

Doctor of Philosophy in Public History


Program Director: Dr. Pippa Holloway
Peck Hall 285
615-904-8174
pippa.holloway@mtsu.edu
Graduate Analyst: Glenda Vandygrift
615-898-5494
glenda.vandygrift@mtsu.edu

The Ph.D. in Public History at Middle Tennessee State University is an innovative, practice-based, individualized program of study. Offered by the Department of History in partnership with the Center for Historic Preservation and the Center for Popular Music, the program provides a community of nationally recognized scholars and cultural heritage professionals cooperating to train the next generation of leaders in the field of public history.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Doctor of Philosophy in Public History program,
a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

Online application and appropriate application fee

Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service. (Click here for more information on non-US transcripts.)

Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

Three letters of recommendation

500-word Letter of Intent

Professional Portfolio

Application deadlines:
Fall Admission: February 15
Spring Admission: September 15 

 





Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
GMAT ACTG - 6ZR-KJ-63
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466