Published Date

January 1, 2020

Resource Type

AHA Resource, For Departments, For Professional Development, For the Classroom

AHA Topics

Academic Departmental Affairs, Career Paths, Professional Life, Teaching & Learning, The History Major, Undergraduate Education

This resource is part of the AHA’s Department Advocacy Toolkit.

How do courses in history support a robust curriculum and coherent student pathways? How does studying history prepare students for future success in other courses and in their careers? If you’re a higher education administrator curious about the value of studying history, this page has resources selected especially for you.


What is the value of a History degree?

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