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B.A./B.S. History


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Examining Human History

Explore the entire sweep of the human experience, spanning centuries, continents and cultures as a history major. Develop a rich historical perspective and strong research, writing, problem solving and critical thinking skills. This program equips you for a career in business, education, law and much more.

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  • Dynamic, highly acclaimed classes with award-winning teachers.
  • Unique capstone course for majors with special topic seminars.
  • Internship opportunities in historical societies, libraries, public records offices and museums.
  • Independent/directed study classes provide first-hand research opportunities and chance for collaborative work with faculty.
  • Study abroad options


Physical Address:
315 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
History Department
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3175
Moscow, ID 83844-3175

Phone: 208-885-6253

Fax: 208-885-5221


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