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Know the Past. Get Ready for the Future!

More than just memorizing names and dates, in a world of constant change, understanding history is more relevant than ever.​

Why History?

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.

11:1 Student/Faculty Ratio

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