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History, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Bellevue, NE, United States
From ancient times to the technology revolution, you can investigate movements and civilizations that shaped our world in the Historyprogram at Bellevue University. 
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The in-class or online History degree examines how human societies developed, and the political, social, economic, and cultural dynamics that influence our complex world. You will gain a better understanding of the contemporary world by searching for patterns and relationships from history.

The History program at Bellevue University will help you:

  • Develop your advanced skills in critical thinking and comparative analysis as you interpret world civilizations.
  • Challenge you to examine social and political histories using historical evidence and to consider the influences of gender, ethnicity, and culture.
  • Refine your skills in research and communication in defending various historical trends across time and geography.

Program Outcomes

At the completion of the Bachelor of Science in History graduates will be prepared to:

  • Interpret analytical approaches used in the study of history.
  • Assess and compare historical trends across temporal and regional areas of study.
  • Differentiate and defend social and political interpretations of the past using historical evidence.
  • Apply critical thinking to the application of historical analysis to current events.
  • Analyze social concepts (i.e., gender, ethnicity, culture) across eras of historical study.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • History of Western Civilization 
  • American History to 1877 
  • American History from 1877 
  • History of Nebraska 

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • An official evaluation of foreign credentials
  • Verification of funds to show sufficient funds to study in the United States

Tuition Fee

  • International

    299 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 299 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    299 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 299 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bellevue

  • 1018 - 1570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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