Master of Arts in U.S. History


Teaching of History at the College Level Certificate

Admission Requirements

  1. Complete the online application for admission
  2. Pay the $30 application fee at time of application
  3. Submit supplemental admission document after application submission:
    • Letter of intent – describing interests, background, the emphasis of interest, and professional goals. The letter will be used to assess writing skills for eligibility into the program.
  4. Two (2) letters of recommendation. Recommenders will be sent an automatic email to complete this online letter of recommendation submission during time of application. Please have recommenders’ first names, last names, and emails at time of application.
  5. Send ALL official transcripts directly from previously attended institutions.

Transcripts from Adams State need not be requested. Unofficial transcripts will not be accepted. Please have all official transcripts sent to: (for electronic official transcripts)


Adams State University
Office of Graduate Studies
208 Edgemont Blvd., Suite 2300
Alamosa, CO 81101

U.S. History Program