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B.A. in History

The 128-credit B.A. in History provides students with the knowledge and intellectual power that allow them to pursue multiple career paths. For example, this program can lead to fulfilling and successful careers in elementary, secondary and college teaching; law; journalism; archival and museum work; public and business history; and local and national history. History majors are encouraged to develop specific career objectives while pursuing undergraduate studies. Faculty mentors will assist students in exploring career possibilities and in devising a personalized plan of study that will best prepare them for their career goals.

Students preparing to teach on the secondary school level should consult the Teaching and Learning section for additional requirements.