Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts
SU offers one of the nation's few four-year undergraduate public history majors. This exciting program provides you with the breadth of a traditional history major combined with the opportunity to study and practice the public presentation of history through specialized coursework and internships. Our program is distinctive because of the strong liberal arts context of the degree, which gives graduates a broad perspective on their course of study.
The two primary objectives of the Public History program are:
What makes this program unique?
As a student of Public History, you will not only master a body of knowledge about the past, but you also will gain the ability to analyze, interpret, and evaluate historical evidence, to apply historical perspectives to contemporary issues, and to respect diverse cultural traditions and values, all with the goal of conveying historical knowledge to members of the general public.