Minor - History

University Campus

History gives us perspective on today’s social, political and economic conditions. Learn to think critically about complex questions, adjust to new situations and articulate creative solutions to current and future problems.

The History minor is a great choice if you want to pursue a career in law, government, Foreign Service, education or nonprofit work.

Professional development opportunities

  • Travel: Earn credit for exploring London, Paris and Rome. Visit the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. Meet with lobbyists and lawmakers in Tallahassee.
  • Internships: Intern at the Pioneer Museum, Holocaust Museum, National Park Service historical exhibits, local school districts and congressional offices.
  • International approach: Prepare yourself to work in a global society. Become an expert in the history of the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Latin America.
  • Co-curricular activities: Become an active member of Phi Alpha Theta, the History National Honor Society, or the Council on Foreign Relations, where History professors sponsor students to become members each year.
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