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History, B.A.

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University of Detroit Mercy's Bachelor of Arts with a major in history plays an integral role in the University's liberal arts education and provides the foundation for a variety of career paths including medicine and law.

About

The legacy of our past paves the way to creating our future. Uncover new perspectives and insights from ancient civilizations. 

Understand the struggles and strengths that have shaped the United States. We'll teach you how to research the past like a history detective, develop your analytical skills and your writing—three skills in top demand by today's employers.

Program mission

History mission at University of Detroit Mercy is to provide you with a solid grounding in modern global and American history and prepare you for a career you will love and be passionate about, such as teaching, graduate study and law.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: National students application deadline:March 1st
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to History
  • United States History to 1877
  • United States Since 1877 
  • Historical Methods 
  • The Ancient Mediterranean World
  • Medieval Europe

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

Required Documents

In addition to the application, all freshman applicants must submit:

•   High school transcript

•   ACT or SAT scores

•   A writing sample of at least 250 words on a topic of your choice

•   Letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14420 USD/semester
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  • National

    14420 USD/semester
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Living costs for Highland Park

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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