The American Historical Association website offers more understanding as to why a history major may be the right choice for you. Visit the AHA website for the following web pages:

Declaring a Major in History

Prospective History majors must read the requirements for the major. It is important to become acquainted with the necessary requirements to graduate with the History major, as these requirements cannot be waived.

To officially declare a History major, fill out and submit the

Declaration of Major Form »

Your request will be processed by L&S Advising, generally within a few business days.

The Director of Undergraduate Studies in the History Department will contact you in the near future to discuss your current progress towards satisfying the History major requirements and what you will need to do to complete those requirements.