The Department of History in the College of Arts and Sciences at The University of
Memphis is proud to offer the online Bachelor of Arts in History. The degree requires a total of 120 credit hours. Areas of emphasis include United
States, Latin American, European, Russian, Far Eastern, and Middle Eastern. By working
closely with your academic advisor, you can design the degree that best matches your
specific interest and/or area of desired expertise. Use your degree to prepare for
a profession, or to satisfy your own love of history.
You may complete this degree entirely online by combining online courses with courses
offered at the University of Memphis campus; or by combining University of Memphis
courses (online and on campus) with a limited number of approved courses transferred
from other institutions (see our undergraduate catalog for more information).
Students who successfully complete the Bachelor of Arts in History learn to read critically
and analytically both primary and secondary sources, to appreciate the complexity
of historical issues and the multiplicity of historical views, to investigate historical
questions and communicate the results of these investigations.
Download our brochure about the online B.A. in History.
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