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Seek to understand the past.

To ignore the past is dangerous. We learn and grow from understanding the past. We progress as a society by avoiding past failures. We must embrace history—the good and the bad—to make a difference in the future.
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To get where we’re going, we must first understand where we’ve been.

You have a plan for your future—we’re just here to help you get there. You already get the importance of history, and how it fits with your career goals, so check out the various programs available through our department, and let’s get started.

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Learn from dedicated historians.

Great professors have the power to inspire and move us. Our faculty will support you every step of the way as you carve your own path.

meet our faculty

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A Great Connection
“I was able to build a great connection with Professor Downs. We always had great conversations about the class material, and instead of a lecture, most of the time it was just back-and-forth discussions on topics. It was a wonderful experience and helped me gain confidence at a new university.”
Brody Taylor, B.A., B.S.Ed. ’23
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Beyond the Classroom

Classrooms have no confines.

Classrooms are great, but nothing beats real-world experience. Through the Department of History, you’ll have the opportunity to find jobs and internships, join student organizations, and take part in inspiring research projects.

Contact us

Have questions?


Contact the Department of History at [email protected].