Skip Navigation
Skip to Menu Toggle Button

AA: Specialized Curriculum Area

Military History

Military History
Associate of Arts
  • 60 credits
  • Transfer up to 45 credits
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
  • Program restrictions apply
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
  • Other fees may apply
Apply Now

Explore the development of military history and strategy.

The associate's degree specialized curriculum area in military history at University of Maryland Global Campus offers a unique opportunity to take courses on the historical development of military strategy and specific conflicts throughout history. If you successfully complete this program, you may be able to apply four of the five required courses to the bachelor's degree in history.

Total Credits Required: 60

Curriculum Courses: 25 Credits

  • One 3-credit course in communication, writing, or speech, chosen from the following:
    • (3 Credits, ENGL 102)
    • (3 Credits, ENGL 281)
    • (3 Credits, JOUR 201)
    • Any 3-credit COMM or SPCH courses
    • Any 3-credit WRTG courses (except 486A and 486B)
  • One 1-credit course, chosen from the following:
    • (1 Credit, CAPL 198A)
    • (1 Credit, CAPL 198B)
    • (1 Credit, CAPL 198C)
    • (1 Credit, BMGT 121A)
    • (1 Credit, BMGT 121B)
    • Any 1-credit course
  • (3 Credits, HIST 202)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 381)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 462)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 464)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 465)
  • 6 credits of elective coursework; we recommend you take courses that are applicable to the bachelor’s degree in history

General Education Courses: 35 Credits

Sequence Course Requirement(s) Fulfilled
(1 Credit, LIBS 150)
General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
(3 Credits, WRTG 111)
General Education: Communication
(3 Credits, IFSM 201)
General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
(3 Credits, NUTR 100)
General Education: Biological & Physical Sciences
(3 Credits, HIST 202)
AA Specialization & History Major
(3 Credits, SPCH 100)
General Education: Communication
(3 Credits, MATH 105)
General Education: Math
(3 Credits, WRTG 112)
General Education: Communication
(3 Credits, HIST 156)
General Education: Arts & Humanities
(3 Credits, HUMN 100)
General Education: Arts & Humanities
11 Take these courses simultaneously:

(3 Credits, BIOL 101)

(1 Credit, BIOL 102)
General Education: Biological & Physical Sciences
(3 Credits, PSYC 100)
General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
(3 Credits, HIST 381)
AA Specialization & History Major
(3 Credits, HIST 462)
AA Specialization & History Major
(3 Credits, SOCY 100)
General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
(3 Credits, HIST 464)
AA Specialization & History Major
(3 Credits, HIST 465)
AA Specialization & History Major
18 3-credit elective course Elective
19 3-credit elective course Elective
20 3-credit elective course Elective
21 1-credit elective course Elective

Search Course Catalogs

These requirements are for students who enroll in the 2022–2023 academic year. For prior year requirements, visit our catalog archive.

Associate Degree Requirements

See the requirements for UMGC's Associate of Arts degree, which requires the completion of a minimum of 60 credits.

Program Highlights

Develop skills and gain knowledge through coursework that draws from the expertise and experience of our respected faculty.

You might be interested in similar programs

Current Program
Military History
Associate of Arts

Contact Us

Our helpful admissions advisors can help you choose an academic program to fit your career goals, estimate your transfer credits, and develop a plan for your education costs that fits your budget. If you’re a current UMGC student, please visit the Help Center.

Personal Information
Please provide your First Name.

Please provide your Last Name.

Contact Information
Please recheck your email address.
Please provide a valid E-Mail Address.

Numbers only, between 10-15 digits.
Phone required

International numbers, start with a plus sign (+) & country code

Please provide a valid ZIP Code or APO/FPO.

Additional Information

By submitting this form, you are giving your express written consent without obligation for UMGC to contact you regarding our educational programs and services using e-mail, phone, or text, including automated technology for calls and/or texts to the mobile number(s) provided. For more details, including how to opt out, read our privacy policy or contact an admissions advisor.