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Examining Human History

Explore a wide range of the human experience, spanning centuries, continents and cultures, as a history major. Whether you pursue your degree on campus or online, history majors develop a rich historical perspective and strong research, writing, problem solving and critical thinking skills. History majors have thus enjoyed careers from business and education to medicine, law, and farming and everything in between.

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  • Available on campus or online.
  • In-state tuition for all full-time online students.
  • Dynamic courses on everything from Ancient Greece to the 1960s.
  • Award-winning teachers.
  • Unique capstone course for majors with special topic seminars.
  • Internship opportunities in historical societies, libraries, public records offices and museums.
  • First-hand research opportunities and collaborative work with faculty.
  • Study abroad options.
  • Also available as a minor in history.


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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