Bachelor of Arts in History

Central Michigan University

Understanding the political, cultural, social and economic life of past civilizations enhances the understanding of the present. By pursuing a major or minor in history, students will develop critical thinking, problem solving, research, writing and analytical skills useful in a range of careers. Students can spend time in study abroad opportunities in countries such as Great Britain, Germany and The Netherlands. They will also be prepared, if they choose, for graduate study in history, law and business administration.