Take Part in a Conversation About America

Designed especially for teachers and working professionals, Ashland’s Master of Arts degree programs in American History and Government combine the quality instruction and flexible online, hybrid, or on-campus curriculum you’ve been searching for.

Discussions, not Lectures. Texts, not Textbooks

Discover the nation’s leading graduate program in the people, events, and ideas that make up American history.

Two Programs. Two Formats. One Goal.

Whether online, on-campus, or a blend of both, learn how you can become the expert your students need.

Why Ashland?

Only Ashland offers a traditional graduate school experience on a schedule that allows you to meet your personal and professional obligations.

Convenient Courses to Fit Your Schedule

With our convenient course options, you can earn the degree you want without sacrificing quality.

A Unique and Dynamic Faculty

Learn from leading historians and political scientists from universities around the nation.

Paying for Your Education

With our flexible on-campus, hybrid, and online study options, a quality graduate school experience may be more affordable than you think.

Getting Started

Take the first step. Learn more about MAHG and how you can be the expert teacher your students need.