Explore the events of the past, so you can understand the present and become an engaged citizen of the world.
In an increasingly global world, the study of history is more relevant than ever. As a History major at UND, you’ll examine the past from diverse perspectives and prepare to contribute to the global conversation.
- Program type:
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
- 120 (major), 21 (minor)
Why earn a history degree?
History Degree at UND
Interact with renowned historians through UND's history-related speaker series.
Gain real-world experience through internships with the Smithsonian Institution, the Holocaust Museum, the U.S. House of Representatives, Clio historic walking tours and more.
Join Phi Alpha Theta, the national history honor society.
Work closely with faculty members to complete independent research projects on topics of your choosing.
Ranked by Bachelors Degree Center as a best on-campus history degree among Stanford, Yale and Berkley.
Let our team of academic advisors help you plan your major. You'll also have access to personalized Degree Map software to keep you on track to graduate in four years.
What can you do with a history degree?
History Degree Courses
Leaders that Do
Students at UND take chances, seek challenges and become leaders in the community.