Around the Department

Fall 2023 Course Descriptions Available!

Browse through descriptions of our course offerings for Fall Semester 2023.

New M.A. Degree in Applied History

Interested in practicing hands-on history? Check out our new M.A. in Applied History and Public Humanities!

What Can I Do with a History Degree?

Wondering how choosing History as a major or minor can prepare you for success? Head on over to our Careers page for answers!


I'm really glad I chose UA even though I ended up changing my major [to history], because the history department here is the best I ever could have asked for.

Sarah Meade,
2023 Arts & Sciences Commencement Speaker



Prof. Martin Wainwright joins Ray Horner on WAKR to discuss the life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II and the future of the monarchy under Charles III.


Contact Us

216 Arts & Sciences
The Department of History
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-1902

Phone: 330-972-7006
Fax: 330-972-5840
Email: History Department»
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