Discover trends and patterns as you explore historical development from pre-history to the present!

This program will further develop your skills in critical thinking, research, writing, argumentation, and documentation. In your courses, you’ll gain a  sound foundation for a variety of careers and generalizes well to a range of industries. The degree also provides the opportunity to gain the necessary background for further study to those seeking a graduate degree in history or historic preservation, or in a closely related field such as law or political science.

Course Highlights

  • Great Civilizations
  • Historical Methods
  • Topics in World History
  • American Government and Politics
  • U.S. History to 1865
  • U.S. History: 1865 to Present
  • European History: Renaissance through the Industrial Revolution
  • Historical Methods
  • Themes in World History

…and more!

Updated June 2021. See catalog for full list of course requirements and degree outcomes.

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Many of our students can demonstrate college-level knowledge gained from military, workplace and volunteer-based training, and experiences. We are expert at helping students demonstrate learning and earning academic credit.

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Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis, offering the opportunity to begin studies at Granite State College at any term during the year.

Our admission criteria includes:
  • Completion of our free, online application for admission
  • High school diploma, completion of a high school education in a homeschool setting under state law, or demonstrate high school equivalency.
    • Successful completion of one of the following exams will be required for demonstrating high school equivalency: the GED, HiSET, or TASC
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