Associate of Arts in History
American Public University System

Program Details

This Associate of Arts degree in History is available to students seeking insight into influential people and events shaping modern civilization and the study of historical periods from a global perspective.  Receive a basic historical education online and take a pivotal step towards historical knowledge, careers, and advancement.  Graduates may find pursuable career paths in education, museum curation, archiving, consulting, and more.          

Many professors are published historians, leading online classrooms with particular perspectives and research methods applicable to today’s marketplace.  Study historical reasoning, developments, and perspectives to advance knowledge and exhibit professionalism in implementing methods and conducting research.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission