Bachelor of Arts in History / General History
McNeese State University

Program Details

McNeese State University online offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in History with a concentration in General History to the nontraditional adult student.  This program offers students a broader understanding of events of the past leading to the present.  Studies cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Foreign language
  • British literature
  • Social and behavioral sciences  

Students will develop skills in research, written and oral communication, analysis, and more.  With this degree students are prepped for certification to teach grades 6 through 12.   Graduates may pursue a master’s degree in history or entry-level careers in government, law, education, and other historian positions.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

McNeese State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score