Associate of Arts in History
College of Southern Nevada

Program Details

The College of Southern Nevada offers an online Associate of Arts in History degree for students who want to pursue further education in the form of a higher degree in History or in a related field.  With this liberal arts degree in History, a foundation of knowledge and skills is developed as students complete basic courses in preparation for further academic pursuits.  Students will gain knowledge and skills in various areas of history and through the study of history.  For example, courses help students improve their critical thinking skills and develop oral and written communication skills.  You will also learn to perform research and find information on historical and current events.  Graduates will have an understanding of history in general and how world, national, and/or local events shape the world in which we live, providing a greater appreciation for each person’s role in society.  They also understand how varied history is as a field of study, encompassing history that is:

  • Social
  • Political
  • Economic
  • Constitutional
  • Cultural

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities