Know the Past

Get ready for the future. Today’s successful professionals are inquisitive, analytical thinkers and strong communicators. Find out how studying history can help you thrive in anything you choose to do.

Join us in the History Department

Apply to our programs. We offer three undergraduate degrees: the History B.A., the History B.A. (Teacher Education Concentration), and the History B.S. — as well as a History Minor, the History Honors Program, and an Accelerated B.A./M.A. Program. We also offer three graduate degrees: the History M.A., the Public History M.A., and the Public History Ph.D.

With more than 25 full-time faculty members who cover a range of historical specialties, our degree programs allow students the flexibility to explore their historical interests while preparing for the future.


FridayAll Day

History Weekend

Saturday9:30 AM

History Graduate Conference

11:1 Student/Faculty Ratio

NC State's History Department provides a small college experience inside a big university