History is a key component of a liberal arts education. The History - General program provides students the opportunity to study a broad range of themes and geographical areas. Students are encouraged to develop a broad knowledge of the human past as well as an in-depth knowledge of areas and topics of special interest to them. View a list of scholarships in this department.
To see the classes that make up the general history curriculum check out the degree sheet!
Four Year Plan
The History Four Year Plan will give you an idea of what your coursework might look like over four years.
Not sure what to do with a degree in general history? Check out our career guide!
Explore Your Interests
Take advantage of these opportunities in the Metro which may spark your interest and even boost your resume.
- Oklahoma Historical Society: Go to http://www.okhistory.org/ to explore Oklahoma history and their research center.
- Oklahoma History Center: Go to http://www.okhistorycenter.org/ to learn about exhibits and forums.
- Oklahoma Museums and Historic Sites: To see a list of Oklahoma museums and historic sites go to http://www.okhistory.org/outreach/museums/index.html
Change Your Major
Either complete a “Request to Change Major/Minor Form” OR meet with your advisor and he/she will change your major.