History Faculty, Fall 2023
History Faculty, Fall 2023

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!

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We are located on the First Floor of Dudley Moorhead Hall

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.

Major in History

About Us

Discover how the Department of History can give you access to a variety of fulfilling careers, and get to know us.

Meet our Faculty

Undergraduate Programs

See what the requirements are for history majors and minors, and how studying history can have a positive impact on your future career.

Graduate Programs

Discover the types of programs we offer and gain insight into what a Master's Degree could mean for your future career.

Need Advising?

Contact Dr. Alberto Garcia for Undergraduate Advising or Dr. Libra Hilde for Graduate Advising.

Courses Offered

Check out what we're offering for the Fall 2023 semester in the Fall 2023 Schedule Handout [pdf]


If you need financial assistance, there are a many scholarships available for history students who meet specific criteria.
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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!

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