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Associate of Arts in History

Program Details

The online AA in History degree program from the College of Southern Nevada is designed to build a foundation of knowledge and skills as preparation for further academic pursuits in history or related fields. Graduates of the program possess:

  • An understanding of the contours of history as a varied field of study encompassing social, political, economic, constitutional, and cultural history
  • An understanding of history in general, the interplay of world, national, and/or local events in the shaping of the world in which we live, and a better appreciation of the student's role in society
  • Appropriate oral and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • The ability to do research and find information on historical and current events


This degree requires from 60 total credits for completion. High school diploma or GED equivalent.

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities