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History, B.A.

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Pittsburg, CA, United States
The History programme taught at Chatham University offers courses in American, European, and non-Western history. These courses provide students with a grounding in the many ways historians have made sense of the world. Understanding how diverse societies, economies, states, and cultures have changed and developed over time is crucial to evaluating and adapting to today's ever-changing world.

Overview

Throughout the History programme taught at Chatham University, students learn to acquire, organize, analyze, and clearly communicate information in other words, to think critically and write well.

The teacher certification program offers certification in secondary social studies teaching. Students interested in this program should see the Certification Coordinator in the Education Department for specific requirements.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • For priority review and scholarship consideration students should apply by March 15th for the fall term and by November 1st for the spring term.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to World History
  • Introduction to American History
  • Selected Topics in Social Science Research
  • Internship - History
  • Integrative Capstone
  • Revolutions in Latin America
  • Modern Europe
  • East Asian Studies
  • Africa, Past and Present
  • Ind & the Working Class in Europe & America

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Completed online application for admission via The Common Application.
  • Admissions essay or personal statement.
  • All official secondary and postsecondary transcripts, mark sheets or records. Original transcripts and official English translations are required for non-English institutions.
  • SAT and ACT scores (optional).
  • One letter of recommendation.
  • Copy of passport photo page (with identification information).
  • Copy of immigration documents (if currently living in the United States).
  • Proof of financial support (official bank statement, signed bank letter, or financial guarantee indicating enough funds to cover the first year of education at Chatham).

Tuition Fee

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    36276 USD/year
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    36276 USD/year
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Living costs for Pittsburg

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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