Gain the Perspective of Centuries of Human Experience with a Bachelor of Arts in History Degree from BSU
The study of history at Bridgewater State University allows you to understand our past through a global lens. As a history major or minor, you’ll have the opportunity to take courses in all periods of U.S. and European history, as well as learn about the history of Africa, the Middle East, Latin America, East Asia and Canada.
Faculty in the Department of History specialize in gender, religious history, economic history, military history, intellectual history, political history and social history. Their diverse expertise exposes you to various ways to engage with the past.
As an undergraduate student in BSU’s history bachelor’s degree program or minor, you’ll acquire the skills of gathering, synthesizing and analyzing large amounts of information and expressing it in clear and accessible language — skills that will serve you well in virtually any career you choose. Our alumni also report that prospective employers value how well the bachelor’s degree in history program has prepared them to collaborate and work in teams.