History Offerings

Studying history is not a thing of the past

Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in history at UWEC is anything but boring! Our programs are based around student-centered learning including hybrid classes, flipped classrooms, and active learning pods. You will get plenty of hands-on experience including the completion of a substantial historical research project during your studies. We may study the past but what we do is continuously impacting the future of our local and global culture. Discover why studying history is the right path for you!

History majors and minors available

Do you love history? Join our department and find out how much fun history can be! Our passion for history is undeniable. As a history major or minor you will discover how history impacts you individually while having a global perspective.

I want to explore history

The history faculty is genuinely invested in the well-being of their students. From all of my experiences in the history department, professors here take the time to ensure everyone’s success not only as a student but as an individual too.

Samuel Rossmiller | broadfield social studies teaching major
Wisconsin History Tour display

All about our Graduate program

Interested in pursuing a graduate degree in history? Our public history graduate program is a great option for you! By the end of our program you will have a developed a professional identity as a historian.

Find out more about graduate school
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