- A baccalaureate degree in History from an accredited college or university or a baccalaureate
degree outside of History that includes a minimum of 12 semester hours of upper-division
- A satisfactory score on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
- A minimum GPA of 3.0 on all prior upper-division work.
- Consideration is also given to one or more of the following: the applicant's demonstrated
commitment to his or her chosen field of study, socioeconomic background, first generation
college graduate, multilingual proficiency, geographic region of residence, and level
of responsibility in other matters including extracurricular activities, employment,
community service, and family responsibilities.