Bachelor of Arts in History
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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.
This major is offered with a bachelor's-to-master's accelerated completion plan.
- Introduction to Historiography
- Research in American History