Online Bachelor’s Degrees in History
Graduates may seek entry-level employment or opt to further their education and enroll in a graduate-level program in history or a related field. Bachelor’s-level graduates may find employment opportunities in museums, education, business, and public service.
- Prerequisite: High School Diploma or GED
- Program Length: Four years to complete
- Post-Grad Options: Entry-Level Employment or Master’s / Doctoral Program
- Projected Employment Growth: 25% (2010-2020)*
The curriculum within an online bachelor’s-level program in history may combine several general education requirements along with major-specific courses and electives. Students may also choose among an area of concentration, such as American, European, military, or Middle Eastern history. In these four-year programs, students may study the development of human society as well as how the different social, economical, and political aspects affect the world. Core online history courses may include the following:
- World Civilizations
- American History
- Historical Methodologies
- Women’s History
- World War II
- Middle East
- State and Local Government
Graduates of online baccalaureate degree programs in history may find careers in education, public service, museums, historical sites, and business. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities for those pursuing a career as curators are expected to increase by 25% from 2010-2020.*
Possible careers include:
- International Consultant
- Historical Researcher
- History Teacher
Graduates of online bachelor’s degree programs in history may continue their education and enroll in a master’s-level program in history. Students enrolled in these upper-level, research-heavy programs may gain additional knowledge on various areas and periods found in history.
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose. Our 20,000 alumni, from more than 110 countries, are changing the world as accomplished professionals. Named a top-15 school nationally for online bachelor's programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2015), Regent is among the most affordable undergraduate Christian colleges (CCCU 2015). Fully accredited, challenging programs are available online and on campus. New classes begin every eight weeks.
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*
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