Department of History and Political Science
Whether you’re interested in the ancient world, medieval and European history, American studies, world history or even public history, you’ll find this is an exciting degree program with plenty of potential for academic and professional careers. Through course work and close cooperation with professors, students are challenged to consider issues of Christian faith and values within the process of understanding the past.
The History major offers students a wide range of courses in American, European and world history. This degree is recommended for those who want to build professional skills through studying the past as well as those who want to pursue graduate school in preparation for a wide range of academic careers. The major culminates with the History Capstone Seminar and a senior thesis. Beyond a solid academic base in the historical discipline, this degree program includes substantial opportunities for field experience that supplements coursework with practical knowledge that will last a lifetime.
- Communitas Presentations 2018
- Photoshoot Helps Preserve Oversized Documents at the Winona History Center
- Billy Sunday on the Road
- Museum Studies
- Public History
- Teacher or Professor
- Business or Management
- Media and Communication
- Civil Service
History is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:
- Attracted to Other Times and Places
- Interested in Helping Others Learn
- Drawn to Research and Writing
- Fascinated by Human Civilization and Diversity
The faculty at Grace College truly lived their lives in a way that allowed the light of Christ to shine through them. Grace College prepared me not only to teach in the classroom but to be a lifelong learner, especially in my spiritual walk.Lenny Krebs, Grace College Alumnus
Education with a Biblical Worldview
At the heart of a Grace education are academically challenging courses that are specifically designed to foster a thirst for character, competence, and service within the hearts and minds of our students.
Being a transfer student, I felt God leading me to Grace because of its great academic programs, amazing professors, and its ever-present integration of faith and learning.Grant Lawrence, Current Grace College Student