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Department of History

Message from the Chair

“Why study history?” We historians are often asked that question or, even worse, people just assume that a History B.A. is pretty useless. In reality, History is one of the most useful degree programs a student can undertake. read more

Professor Phyllis Jestice
Department Chair

Department News

Summer Classes Announced!
Posted on 12 March 2019 | 1:11 pm
We’ve got some fascinating courses lined up for Maymester, Summer I, and Summer II! Choose from a wide range of interesting topics as you fulfill a Humanities credit. Full course descriptions at: http://history.cofc.edu/ac…/Summer-2019-course-offerings.php                                            
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History Award Applications Due Feb. 21!
Posted on 14 January 2019 | 1:49 pm
Attention History Majors: Looking for scholarship money? The Department of History offers several awards, given out each Spring. Contact Dr. Poole to pick up an application and read about the awards here: http://history.cofc.edu/student-ops/scholarships.php
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