Specialization in Public History
Last Updated: February 4, 2021
1420 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
The Public History specialization at the University of Baltimore has been available to undergraduate history majors for the past two decades. Students enjoy a wide range of internship possibilities in the Baltimore/D.C. area, and a number of history professors partner with local nonprofits to create real-world public history assignments in an urban setting.
- B.A. in History
- B.A. in History with a Certificate or Concentration in Public History
- Digital Media
- Local/Community History
- Oral History
Credit Hour Requirements
15 credits for specialization.
How Many Students are Admitted Annually
Deadline To Apply
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis
Required. Students pursue their own 3-credit internship placements.
Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years
• Smithsonian Institution
• Enoch Pratt Free Library
• Hampton National Historic Site
• Langsdale Library Special Collections
• Baltimore Heritage
• Jewish Museum of Maryland
Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years
Recent graduates have continued their studies in public history graduate school programs.