History, B.A.

Program Description

The History Department is a place of vibrant learning in which professors engage students and guide them through an exploration of the past. Faculty are accomplished teachers and scholars who bring their professional experience to every class, working to mentor students so that they can successfully achieve their career aspirations. History graduates pursue careers in teaching, academia, government, law, the public history field, and in the private sector.

Learning Outcomes

  1. To cultivate historical awareness
  2. To critically think, read, and write about the past
  3. To develop an argument based on use of primary and secondary sources
  4. To demonstrate awareness of interpretive differences