Welcome to the History Department
When you study History, you don’t just study the past. You acquire knowledge and skills that will help you in the future. We teach you how to see patterns, make connections, do research, compare sources, analyze evidence, communicate persuasively, tell a good story, and develop a richer, more nuanced understanding of the world. Join us and find out!
Why Major in History? Because History Majors Get Jobs!
History majors can do anything. History is the perfect preparation for careers in business, law, media, government, consulting, libraries, museums, teaching, and so much more.
Thinking about majoring in History or Social Science Teacher Preparation or both? How about a History minor? Need help choosing classes or checking on your requirements? Get help from our advisors!