Program Introduction

The undergraduate Public History Program at Central Michigan University was founded in 2011 to enrich and expand the forty year old interdisciplinary program in Museum Studies with a flexible program in a compatible field. The Public History Program will add classes in public history, archival administration, oral history, and cultural resource management to existing learning opportunities.

Degrees Offered

  • B.A. in Public History
  • B.A. in History

Program Strengths

  • Archival Practices
  • Editing
  • Historical Administration
  • Historical Archaeology
  • Local/Community History
  • Material Culture
  • Museum Studies
  • Oral History
  • Public Policy
  • Publishing

Credit Hour Requirements


Deadline To Apply

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis