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Department of History

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    Understand the past. Prepare for your future.

    Study with award-winning faculty, conduct hands-on research, and get the skills you need to prepare yourself for a career in a history-related field.

When you study history, you gain unique perspectives about the past, how it has impacted the present, and how you can apply your knowledge to make a better future. 

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.