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B.A. On Campus


Trent University

48 months
24250 CAD/year
6100 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Learn from world-renowned historians who are sought out for their unique expertise as you tailor your courses by theme, such as colonialism or civil rights, or by time period and location, from classic Rome to modern-day Latin America with the History at Trent University.

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Studying History at Trent University develops and refines your capacity for critical thinking in a complex, competitive, and changing world. One of the most established and versatile university majors, History paves the way for understanding the foundations and origins of society’s behaviour and institutions. At Trent, you’ll explore a variety of political, social, and cultural themes while developing valuable research, analytical, and communication skills.

Career paths

  • Lawyer
  • Civil Servant
  • Diplomatic Corps
  • Parliamentary Assistant
  • Teacher
  • Private Sector Executive
  • Curator
  • Historical Consultant
  • Producer
  • Writer

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Ten Days That Shook the World

  • Love, Sex, and Intimacy in History

  • The Making of Modernity

  • Canadian History through Murder, Execution, Assassination, and Suicide

  • Public Health and Medicine

  • World War I and World War II

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Ontario Secondary School Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average (unless otherwise specified below)
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24250 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6100 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Peterborough

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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