Bachelor of Arts in History
History and Government
Cedarville's Department of History and Government is biblically grounded, academically rigorous, and ideologically conservative.
Cedarville students take part in civil rights bus tour
A group of students and faculty/staff from Cedarville will travel more than 2,000 miles with 10 members of two local churches to visit historic civil rights sites.
We’re proud of our successful graduates! 96% of 2016 graduates from the Department of History and Government were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.
History Program Curriculum
Building on your core liberal arts and Bible minor courses, you will take core history courses — learning from the earliest civilizations to the present day —and electives, including a required non-Western history elective. Your coursework will encourage you to evaluate the historical narrative based on biblical principles, helping you understand how Christianity plays a part in history and what a Christian’s response should be to historical events.
This major is offered with either a three-year or four-year completion plan.
- Introduction to Historiography
- Research in American History