Emphasis Area – History
If you are interested in completing a bachelor’s degree in History you should consider taking 12 credit hours from the courses listed below as part of your AA degree in Liberal Arts.
Planning Your Class Schedule
Students should consult with an advisor in Student Services or a faculty advisor to select courses, make a transfer plan, and periodically review their progress towards their degree completion.
Students are also encouraged to contact the admissions office at the college to which they plan to transfer during their first year at Hawkeye in order to obtain specific program and transfer requirements.
Not all courses may be required for or transfer to your future major.
Historians as Educators in schools, historic sites, and museums.
Historians as Researchers in museums, historical organization, history preservation, and think tanks.
Historians as Communicators as documentary editors, information managers, archivists, record and information managers.
Historians as Advocates in the legal profession, legislative staff work, and foundations.
Historians in Business as corporate historians, and as historians in nonprofit associations.
Check out the American Historical Association for more information on history careers.
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Grundy Hall 216
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Student Services Advisors
Dean of Communications, Humanities, Education, and Fine Arts
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Dean of Math, Natural and Social Sciences
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