Resources for Prospective Students

Join us in the Department of History, where you'll develop critical analysis and writing skills that will prepare you for a wide range of careers. Our broad range of course offerings lets you explore the historical subjects you're interested in while learning historiography, developing your research practices and honing your writing and communication skills. Explore the resources below to discover more about how a history degree at DU can prepare you for your future.

Explore a Degree in History

Whether you plan to become a history major and complete a unique undergraduate research project, or you intend to pursue a history minor to complement your studies in another discipline, our department offers courses exploring diverse historical periods and geographies.

If you want to pursue a career in education, you can apply to our dual-degree program with the Morgridge College of Education and complete an undergraduate degree and a master's degree in curriculum and instruction in just five years.

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