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Overview


The decision to seek an advanced degree in the History Program reflects an interest in and an appreciation for the historical past. The History Program's purpose is threefold:

  • to prepare individuals well qualified to teach the subject of history
  • to provide students with research and investigative skills applicable to academic and professional situations
  • to encourage the thoughtful and continuing study of history throughout the lifetime of the individual. 

The graduate Certificate in History is an 18-hour non-degree and non-licensure program designed to certify that participants have a post-graduate education.  All courses taken in the certificate program may be applied to the Master of Arts in History

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About History, Philosophy, and Social Sciences Department


Pittsburg State University’s Department of History, Philosophy, and Social Sciences consists of those specialties that have emerged as so desirable in the 21st Century labor force. Top corporations are looking for career-oriented employees, people who can thrive in ambiguity and chaos, who think outside the box, who can shift gears quickly and competently, and who, most importantly, can work with other people of every conceivable background, locally or internationally.

Students who want to crafting a solid foundation for a rich career and a satisfying existence that draws its knowledge about people from data and research should pursue a history degree.

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