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Bachelor’s + Master’s Program in History

Monmouth’s specialized history program lets you pursue your passion while gaining a competitive edge over your peers. Monmouth’s individualized graduate curriculum helps you explore your unique interests with tracks in U.S., European, and World History, all taught in small seminars by experienced historians. And with opportunities to engage deeply with global issues through research and a thesis project, you will enter the workforce as an independent thinker prepared to excel in areas of business, communication, education, and more. By enrolling in our Bachelor’s + Master’s program, you will fast-track your studies by starting graduate courses early, waiving application fees, and earning two degrees in just five years.

Progression Requirements

  • At the completion of your sophomore year at Monmouth University, you must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and a 3.00 GPA in your major.
  • At the completion of your junior year, you must have 96 credits completed and a 3.00 GPA within your major.
  • Before the completion of your senior year, you must submit your online Graduate Studies admission application by the May 1 deadline. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 and meet the requirements for your intended graduate program.
  • At the completion of your senior year, if you have completed your undergraduate requirements for graduation, you will participate in the University’s Commencement program and receive your bachelor’s degree.
  • You may be required to take up to two graduate courses during your senior year. Your advisor and program director will provide guidance on course requirements. You will then follow the sequence of graduate courses for summer/fall and spring.
  • The $50 Graduate Studies application fee, recommendation letters, and essay requirements will be waived.
  • For more information about Monmouth University’s Five-Year Programs, please contact the Undergraduate Admission Office at 732-571-3456.
  • Students in the Five-Year Program who are currently residing in University-sponsored housing are eligible to participate in the housing selection process to live in University-sponsored housing during their fifth year.