This program provides a historical perspective, an understanding of cultural heritage, and analysis of and insight into the present conditions of societies. The program gives a broad knowledge and/or preparation for special careers. A well-planned program, including a history major or minor, can lead to a wide variety of career choices in archival/museum work, communications/publishing, government agencies and private industry, law or teaching.
College of Liberal Arts
Knowledge of content in American, European, and non-Western History.
Knowledge of the interpretative and multi-disciplinary nature of history.
Ability to think critically.
Ability to do historical research.
Ability to communicate in writing and verbally.
Awareness of and appreciation for cultural difference.