Dept. Code: 2212-1040
The B.A. in History at Norfolk State University prepares students for careers in a variety of fields or prepares them to pursue graduate education in History, Museum Studies, Education and Law. Students who major in history are desirable to employers for their ability to write, reason, research and convey information. Norfolk State's history department prides itself in its emphasis on African-American and African diaspora history, one of the only universities in the United States with this concentration of scholars in these fields.
Below is the curriculum for the B.A. in History. Students majoring in history work closely with their adviser to craft a degree which reflects their own interests as well as a broad understanding of the human past.