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:
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
- 120 (major), 21 (minor)
Why Study History at UND?
Studying history provides crucial insights into questions such as who we are and where we came from. With a B.A. in History from UND, you'll be prepared to explore big questions, conduct research and explain the past in ways that are meaningful to the present.
The history major draws from courses in North American, European and World history, and prepares graduates for careers in professional fields including history, public or digital history, law, government service, business and teaching.
UND also offers a minor in history. Whichever program you choose, you'll graduate with high-demand skills like the ability to communicate clearly and persuasively.