Historic Preservation

Master of Arts

DescriptionDegree OptionsAdmissions Requirements
The Master of Arts (MA) in Historic Preservation is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of historic preservation issues and opportunities that promote the protection of historic and cultural resources. Students will gain strong organizational, practical and administrative skills ideal for careers in historic preservation, heritage tourism and/or heritage resource management.

Use the Course Planning Matrix to see when Historic Preservation courses will be offered

Students can complete the 33 credit master’s degree, or for those interested in professional development there is a 12 credit graduate certificate.

MA in Historic Preservation
Historic Preservation Graduate Certificate
Admissions requirements for all MA in Historic Preservation requires the following materials to be submitted through our online application

  • 3.0 or better in undergraduate coursework
  • Official transcripts from any/all college level work
  • Three professional recommendations
  • Current Resume
  • Statement of interest
  • Official GRE test scores
  • NH Residency Verification form (NH residents only)
  • $75 application fee

Requirements for the Graduate Certificate

  • Official transcripts showing conferral of bachelor’s degree
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA or better in the required courses
  • Completion of application for admission