Program Introduction

Established in 2010, the undergraduate minor in Public History at Flagler College offers students hands-on training in the field in the nation’s oldest continually-occupied city. We graduate approximately a dozen minor each year and are proposing a major in the field to begin in 2014-2015.

Degrees Offered

  • Other
  • Public History Minor

Program Strengths

  • Historical Administration
  • Historical Archaeology
  • Local/Community History
  • Museum Studies
  • Oral History
  • Other

Deadline To Apply

See program website for details.

Internship Requirements

Required. Internships are arranged by the Director of Public History.

Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years

  • Castillo de San Marcos National Monument
  • St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum
  • Ximinez-Fatio House Museum
  • Fort Mose State Historic Park
  • Government House Museum & Archives

Job Placement Assistance

Online job, internships, and graduate school board; Career Services database of jobs and internships.

Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years

• Castillo de San Marcos National
Monument
• St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum
• Government House Museum & Archives

Program Introduction

Established as a major concentration in 2014, the mission of the Public History Program is to further the preservation and presentation of history. Students earning a Concentration in Public History within the History Major will become proficient in the foundations, methods, theories, and ethics of public history, including museum studies, historic preservation, heritage tourism, and oral history.

Degrees Offered

  • B.A. in History with a Certificate or Concentration in Public History

Program Strengths

  • Historic Preservation
  • Historical Archaeology
  • Local/Community History
  • Museum Studies
  • Oral History

Credit Hour Requirements

39

Deadline To Apply

See program website for details.

Internship Requirements

Required. The Concentration required two 3-credit internships. Most students pursue these locally during the semester, but some arrange study-away internships for credit.

Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years

• Castillo de San Marcos NationalMonument
• St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum
• St. Augustine Historical Society
• Colonial Quarter
• Pirate Museum
• St. Augustine Art Association
• Government House Museum & Archives

Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years

N/A – Major does not yet have any graduates.