UNCW Online Master of History Program Earns National Accolades

Thursday, September 07, 2017

UNCW’s online Master of History program is enjoying well-deserved success, being ranked 1st nationally by the websites and GradSource and 10th on a list compiled by the web-based College Affordability Guide.

“The online master’s program was designed to accommodate the needs and schedules of professional educators,” said Taylor Fain, associate professor and graduate program coordinator for the UNCW Department of History. “These recognitions reflect the careful attention that went into creating an innovative, rigorous program that our students find enriching, both intellectually and professionally." bases its rankings on academic quality, affordability and quality of online programming. In addition to quality and affordability, GradSource rankings consider flexibility and prominence of the program. The College Affordability Guide considers “institutional fit,” including an emphasis on programs for nontraditional students; affordability; and successful completion of programs.

-- Tricia Vance