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Military History

Military History
Associate of Arts
AT A GLANCE
  • 60 credits
  • Transfer up to 45 credits
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
  • Program restrictions apply
TUITION
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
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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 (1 Credit, LIBS 150) General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
2 (3 Credits, WRTG 111) General Education: Communication
3 (3 Credits, IFSM 201) General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
4 (3 Credits, NUTR 100) General Education: Biological & Physical Sciences
5 (3 Credits, HIST 202) AA Specialization & History Major
6 (3 Credits, SPCH 100) General Education: Communication
7 (3 Credits, MATH 105) General Education: Math
8 (3 Credits, WRTG 112) General Education: Communication
9 (3 Credits, HIST 156) General Education: Arts & Humanities
10 (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
12 (3 Credits, PSYC 100) General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
13 (3 Credits, HIST 381) AA Specialization & History Major
14 (3 Credits, HIST 462) AA Specialization & History Major
15 (3 Credits, SOCY 100) General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
16 (3 Credits, HIST 464) AA Specialization & History Major
17 (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

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These requirements are for students who enroll in the 2021–2022 academic year. For prior year requirements, visit our catalog archive.

Associate’s Degree Requirements

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

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