Bachelor of ArtsHistory Concentration

Bachelor of ArtsHistory Concentration

SMC’s customizable Bachelor of Arts Degree is an interdisciplinary degree program that allows you to customize your education by choosing two concentrations. It is often said that those who do not learn from the past are destined to repeat it. Choosing a history concentration will put you on the forefront of studying the past to provide insight on the present.

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Degrees and professional skills that put you to work

Be ready. Your SMC degree will prepare you to step right into the work world with a solid academic foundation. You’ll also benefit from the Camak Core professional development program as part of your degree. The Camak Core courses give you the opportunity for practical experiences and workplace skills development while you’re still in college. After graduation, you’ll succeed faster, feel more confident and adjust much more quickly to working life.

It’s Your Future ­– Pick Your Degree Pathway

Your plan for the future starts with choosing the degree program that works for you. Matching your interests with your degree and career path gives you a better chance of success and enjoying what you do. Choosing a history concentration will give you the knowledge to pursue your passion for studying and relating past events to today.


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Degree Plan

All the Knowledge (and Skills) You’ll Need

Students with a history concentration will focus on learning about past events. You’ll study Western civilization, U.S. history, cultural anthropology, and numerous other cultural histories. You’ll also have the chance to focus your studies more in courses like the Crusades, Ethnohistory of North America, Women in the Middle Ages, and more.

What You’ll Do with a History Concentration

Bachelor of Arts Degree graduates will have a wide range of job prospects available to them. With a history concentration, those options include: 

  • Teacher/Professor
  • Anthropology Assistant 
  • Archeology Worker 
  • Museum Curator 
  • Archivist 
  • Law School Student
  • Journalist
  • Librarian
  • Historian
  • Researcher
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Affordable for a Reason  

Thanks to our generous scholarship and financial aid opportunities, it’s likely you’ll pay way less than you think for an SMC education. You may even be able to attend tuition-free! Check it out for yourself!

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It's our for-credit career readiness courses that give you workplace skills now, so you can stand out to employers later.

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