History, BA – Secondary Education Teacher Certification Option

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in History (secondary certification option) is designed to prepare you for a career teaching history at the secondary education level. The degree requires coursework in both U.S. and world history and includes three semesters of field experience in the classroom with a fourth semester dedicated to a teaching internship. Coursework is designed to prepare you to excel as a  teacher and to provide the skills you need in research, writing, communication, interpretation and analysis.

Career Opportunities

  • Teaching & Scholarship
  • Historic Preservation
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Museum Programming
  • Public Administration
  • Contract Historian (federal, non-profit, corporate)

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