Department of History
Through the master of arts in history, you will benefit from an innovative curriculum that focuses on global historical analysis and the integration of information technology into istorical research and teaching. You will acquire the skills necessary to communicate historical insights in a diverse and technologically advanced society.
The program provides you with training in the most current information
technology applicable to the discipline The program offers you the flexibility to tailor a course of study to fit your needs. Upon concluding coursework, you will complete a master’s thesis to demonstrate your skills in historical research and analysis, as well as your expertise in information technology.
The history department’s dedicated computer lab ensures close interaction between students and faculty who use the lab to conduct research, prepare assignments, access e-mail, and digitize various media. The introductory graduate course, Information Technology and the Historical Profession, is taught in the lab where students are encouraged to develop electronic portfolios.