History BA

Bachelor of Arts in History

Studying history will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the events and people that have shaped society. We will teach you how to think critically and historically, along with providing you with a solid foundation in historical thought. You will undergo rigorous training in research and writing, which proves valuable in any career path you choose. The Bachelor of Arts program is designed for those who desire entry-level employment or the foundation to pursue further study in graduate school. You can choose from concentrations in American, European or Non-Western history.

Industry Highlights

Salaries range from $34,000 to $84,000 for related professions, and the career outlook in the most popular positions range from normal to good.

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Career Opportunities

  • Public or Private Education
  • Museums
  • Historic Sites
  • Writing and Editing
  • Archival or Curatorial Work
  • Think Tanks
  • Preservation Organizations

Armstrong Edge

Savannah, home to the nation's largest National Historic Landmark District, has many opportunities for current students because of its rich history. Living in Georgia's oldest city offers you an abundance of resources from acclaimed museums, research centers and historic sites.


Read More Armstrong Writers Series Presents Acclaimed Poet James Kimbrell

(October 1, 2015) – Armstrong will host a poetry reading by acclaimed poet James Kimbrell, the author of My Psychic and The Gatehouse Heaven. This event will kick off the university's 2015-2016 Visiting Writer Series.

Read More Two Professors Selected as 2015 Governor's Teaching Fellows

(June 4, 2014) — Two faculty members at Armstrong Atlantic State University -- associate professor of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science Dr. Becky da Cruz and assistant professor of Psychology Dr. Mirari Elcoro -- were recently selected as Governor’s Teaching Fellows for the 2014 Summer Symposium Program.

Read More Joe Buck Named as Savannah Graduates Executive Champion

(March 28, 2015) — Savannah Graduates, a new community-wide initiative focused on creating a more educated workforce in Chatham County, has named Joe Buck as the organization’s executive champion.

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