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BA History

  1. Knowledge of historical context of current events
  2. Knowledge of history/historical research methods
  3. Oral and written communication
  4. Critical reading of texts
  5. Multi-cultural/diversity competencies

MA/MS History

  1. Mastery of historical research theory/research
  2. Advanced oral and written communication
  3. Qualitative data synthesis/analysis
  4. Critical examination of sources and narratives
  5. Design/deliver multi-audience trainings/presentations

PhD History

  1. Synthesize/interpret large amounts of data
  2. Pedagogical practices
  3. Mastery of the historical literature
  4. Expertise in the history of specific topics/regions
  5. Research/write studies based on primary sources