Our history program provides the opportunity to learn about lives, times and places distant from your own.
History examines human experiences, confronting facets of human life in the past and present. Gaining a better understanding of the world and thinking about it critically are the ultimate goals of of the program.
As a history major, you have the unique opportunity to develop areas of expertise generally unavailable at liberal arts colleges. With history courses focused on science; medicine; technology; society; war studies; and the ancient, medieval and renaissance world, you gain a broad knowledge base tailored to your interests. This knowledge will be unique to your education and expand boundaries after graduation.