Degrees Offered

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

Program Strengths

  • Archival Practices
  • Historical Administration
  • Historical Archaeology
  • Local/Community History
  • Material Culture
  • Museum Studies

Credit Hour Requirements


How Many Students are Admitted Annually


Deadline To Apply

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis

Internship Requirements

Required. Internships are arranged by the Director, the participating museum, and the student. Internships count between 2-4 credit hours.

Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years

• Smithsonian
• Postal Museum (Washington, D.C.)
• Holocaust Museum (Washington, D.C.)
• Chicago Historical Society
• Minnesota Historical Society
• Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum