Division of Humanities

This academic program is housed in the Division of Humanities in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences.

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B.A. in History

The history major at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, is composed of a variety of special-topics courses focusing on issues of current importance, such as the terrorism and genocide. Some of the additional unique courses that have been offered at NSU through the major include: Origins of the Cold War, The Holocaust, The Great Depression, The Vietnam War, and Modern Middle East.

The history program utilizes lecture, discussion, and seminar formats best suited for the subject matter of each individual course, insuring that each history student at NSU receives the advantage of individual attention from faculty on coursework.

The history major is offered during the day and evening on NSU's main campus.

Consider Selecting a Minor

Pursuing a minor can deepen your knowledge in a discipline related to your major or enable you to explore a field outside your major area of study and diversify your skills. Speak with a faculty member in your program to determine which minor(s) can support your academic, professional, and personal goals.

Dual Admission Option

Are you planning to pursue a master's or doctoral degree in a related field of study? Consider NSU's Dual Admission Program, which enables qualified undergraduates at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences to secure early acceptance into one of the university's competitive graduate and professional degree programs.