Bachelor of Arts in History
University of Maine at Presque Isle

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in History degree is available from the University of Maine at Presque Isle for students interested in studying the evolving forces that shape life.  Students will examine how the world is transformed through globalization and cultural conflict as they impact local cultures and daily lives.  With this degree in history, you will be able to put your own ideas and actions into a greater context of human experience while also comparing yourself to peoples of other times and places as you learn to think rigorously, interpret, and communicate.  Coursework explores multiple regions, times, and peoples, providing the intellectual tools needed to engage and shape the world.  Students will be able to choose from a wide variety of courses in this flexible history degree, allowing them to select the courses that best meet their needs, whether they are in local, contemporary, or ancient history, or historical methods. 

Topics covered include:

  • Contemporary conflicts
  • Ancient cultures
  • American and European history
  • Native American history
  • Historical methods

Requirements

  • A letter of reference
  • Essay
  • Official high school transcripts or GED

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education