UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
A History major prepares students to become better educated and more productive citizens. In the age of globalization, it enables them to understand current issues within their historical contexts; to deepen their knowledge about their national history through studying interactions between America and the rest of the world past and present; and to relate their life experiences and career choices to the social and historical processes of humankind.
Highlights of the History Major
As a student in this program, you will learn to:
History majors pursue a wide variety of careers upon graduation with the majority of students going on to teach history. Many history majors choose to continue their education by pursuing a master's degree and then a doctorate degree in history or in other academic disciplines. A history degree is also an excellent foundation for those interested in pursuing a law degree.
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