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The flexibility of two tracks allows you to choose a geographic region that is of most interest to you. Whether you choose the East Asia track or Southeast Asia track, this certificate complements your current graduate degree and prepares you for a variety of careers.

The flexibility of choosing to study the geographic locations and time periods you are interested in allows you to acquire skills for whatever career you decide to pursue. The history MA program combines dynamic classes taught by ASU's distinguished faculty in an online or on-ground environment with an emphasis on the development of analytical and communication skills.

Explore many thematic concentrations relevant to today's society, such as urban history, environment and sustainability studies, politics and policy, immigration, gender, race and ethnicity, and comparative history in this PhD program. Be prepared to enter the competitive workforce with established skills in text analysis, research and writing.

Studying the history and artistic contributions of the medieval period through paleography, vernacular language and Latin will prepare you to pursue positions in academia.

By learning the traditional education of philosophy and the teachings of current philosophical topics, you will be prepared for a future in education or the workforce with foundational skills that support philosophical thinking.

With access to top philosophical thinkers, you can earn an interdisciplinary PhD degree that impacts many sectors of the world, including law, medicine, religion and politics.

The religious studies MA program goes beyond the history and foundation of the world's religions. The program's curriculum includes comparative topics that put religion in the forefront of many modern-day themes, from which you will receive a broad understanding of all religions.

The academic study of religion is a central component of the humanities and has become increasingly recognized as a critical tool in understanding society and politics in a globalized world. You will graduate with a firm understanding of the role religion plays in today's world and with an expertise that prepares you for careers in academia and beyond.

By augmenting your knowledge of historical languages and writings, you can be better equipped to meet the demands of your field.

ASU faculty, historians of the National WWII Museum and unique archival resources provide you with an in-depth understanding of the effects of World War II on current and future world events. This first-of-its-kind program is a unique partnership between ASU and the National WWII Museum and is taught online.