Bachelor of Arts in History
We’re proud of our successful graduates! 100% of recent graduates from the Department of History and Government were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation. Check out Cedarville’s other placement rates.
Cedarville Stories Podcast: Shaping Law Enforcement in OhioDr. Patrick Oliver is now the lead consultant for Ohio's newly formed Office of Law Enforcement Recruitment.
First African-American Student: Honesty and Unity in Christ are CrucialJames D. Parker, Sr., started at Cedarville during a time of great change regarding racial equality in America.
Adjusting to COVID-19, University Announces Revised Fall ScheduleClasses will begin August 17 and Christmas break will start November 25.
Cedarville Stories Podcast: Making an Arrest on COVID-19Cedarville alumnus Steve Norris offered his blood in the fight against the deadly coronavirus.
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