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History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Ogden, UT, United States
The History degree at Weber State University broadens your worldview, helping you understand how people and events of the past shaped the world, and how those forces influence society today.
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The History majors at Weber State University have a wide range of elective courses to choose from, ranging from Southeast Asian History to Religion in American History.

Weber State’s history department, along with the Weber Historical Society, regularly invites historians to campus to lecture on topics from across the globe and around the state.

As a history major, you can study abroad at the University of Bayreuth in Germany, where you’ll pay Weber State tuition.

You can also present and publish your original research and develop practical skills through internships with museums, historical societies and more.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

As a history major, you’ll learn how politics, warfare, theology, literature, environment and family life have changed throughout the world over time. You can also participate in original research, study abroad, conduct oral histories and work with history scholars

Whether you pursue academia, teach or work at historical sites, the history department has something for you.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • World History to 1500 C.E. 
  • World History from 1500 C.E. to the Present 
  • Introduction to the Craft of History 
  • History of the United States to 1877 
  • American Indian History: 1300 to Present 
  • African-American History 
  • History of U.S. Latinos 
  • Women in American History: 1600 to Present 
  • American Social History 
  • American Ideas and Culture 
  • U.S. Urban History 
  • U.S. Constitutional History 
  • American Foreign Relations

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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