May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Bulletin 
2023-2024 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History BA

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The BA in History is designed for students who want a general background in US and European history. Our program empowers students for the next phase of their life—career and/or graduate studies. A history degree allows graduates to enter a variety of fields because their history coursework, along with the required general education courses, provides essential critical thinking and analysis skills; effective bilingual communication; and historical discovery, inquiry, and research.

Total Credits - 120

Major - 37


General Education (Andrews Core Experience)

Students must fulfill all Bachelor’s Degree requirements listed in the Andrews Core Experience .

Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of key historical facts, values, and ideas that have shaped civilizations throughout history.
  • Conduct independent research to construct arguments based on primary sources and historical method.
  • Critically examine and evaluate historical developments from a Seventh-day Adventist/Christian worldview.
  • Explore and engage in the historical profession with personal interaction, research tools, and academic scholarship.
  • Demonstrate competence in oral/written communication, presenting ideas, perspectives, and arguments in an effective manner.

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