History Major

Globe BooksAt William Woods University you will find small classes with abundant opportunities for interaction and discussion with your professors–both in and outside the classroom. Survey history courses, which at other universities might enroll 300 students, will have fewer than 30 students at William Woods. For upper-division courses, the class sizes are even smaller, which allows for ample use of the seminar method. The history faculty at William Woods are scholars with diverse areas of expertise. Among the fields of specialty are: women’s history, African-American history, Native-American history, social history and German history.

Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts in History comprises 33 credits. Majors associated with the bachelor of arts are most appropriate to students seeking a liberal-learning,pre-professional or graduate school orientation.