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Program Details

The Associate of Arts in History degree program offers fascinating insight into the pivotal events and people that influenced modern civilization, and covers historical periods across a global perspective. This online degree provides a basic historical education which can be used as a stepping-stone in fields where historical knowledge is beneficial to career advancement. Graduates are able to:

  • Identify major historical developments and examine the past from diverse perspectives
  • Apply historical reason to the study of the past and think in terms of causation, context, chronology, change, and continuity
  • Implement historical method through posing questions and conducting research, analyzing evidence, and articulating defensible conclusions

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission