Public History Certificate (undergraduate):

This certificate is available to History majors and non-History majors who have completed a prescribed course of study within public history. This program exposes students to the array of opportunities available in the fields of public history and an opportunity to add an experiential component to their academic education. Individual curricula will be defined in consultation with the program's director.


HIST 4010

3 hours

Two history courses at the 4000-level

6 hours* 

Two semesters of HIST 4030 or HIST 3179 (co-operative education)     

6 hours* 



15 hours

*Must be approved by Director, Public History Program. (For more information on Public History, click here.)

INTERNSHIPS: Public History Program Certificate students must intern for two semesters, preferably at two distinct institutions