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About

The History BA course at the American Public University explores history's fascinating events, people, and cultures that determined the course of modern civilization. 

Overview

Course Details

Take a trip back in time with the History BA course from the American Public University (APU), exploring the events, people, and cultures of the past that determined the course of modern civilization.

A significant portion of this BA in History is devoted to concentration and elective coursework. It provides an opportunity to delve into topics such as ancient and classical history, Western civilization, colonial American history, diplomatic history, World War I and II, and Middle East history.

This online bachelor's degree in history challenges you to think critically and analytically, conduct effective research, and demonstrate professional writing skills. Faculty—many of whom are published historians—bring their unique perspectives and relevant research to your academic experience.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • American History 
  • European History 
  • General 
  • Global History 

What You Will Do

  • Know key historical facts, values, and ideas that shaped civilizations
  • Analyze primary sources in their historical context
  • Evaluate historical arguments based on primary sources and the historical method
  • Analyze secondary sources and identify approaches to historical interpretation through critical reading
  • Complete a major research paper by conducting independent research using primary and secondary sources

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • American History to 1877
  • American History since 1877
  • Western Civilization before The Thirty Years War
  • Western Civilization since The Thirty Years War
  • African-American History before 1877
  • African-American History since 1877

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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