MENU
David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences
History

Why History?

Why History?kitchener (1)

Why Not!

The study of history has long been a core part of a liberal arts education. Students of history learn more than the past. They gain an appreciation of those around them, of diverse experiences and of the many factors that shape political, social and cultural change.  Additionally, history majors develop skills that prepare them for work in any field: how to conduct research, analyze findings, draw evidence-based conclusions and present their findings to the public.

 

 

See the American Historical Association’s response to this question

 

See how you can use your history degree in the workforce:

CONTACT THE OFFICE OF ADMISSIONS

The High Point Admissions Office is Located in Wrenn Hall.

Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.
(800) 345-6993
(336) 841-9216
(336) 888-6382 (fax)
admiss@highpoint.edu

Department of History News

Students Honored for Service and Academic Commitment
read more
HPU’s William Penn Project Shares Website at Penn-Griffin High School
read more
HPU Shares William Penn Project Website with Students at Penn-Griffin
read more
View All

History at HPU

Flickr Photostream: History Department