Classical and Medieval European History at Messiah College
The classical texts and cultures and their full range of diverse societies, authors, artists and subjects are the focus of the classical and medieval European history concentration of the history major. Practical connections are made between the ancient world and present day. For example, students with a classical and medieval European history concentration have opportunity to participate in archaeological digs in Cyprus. Coursework is enriched by opportunities to work with professors on research; intern at museums, historical archives and governmental agencies; study abroad for a semester and shorter term; teach in local schools; and train in archaeology locally and abroad.
Job options for graduates of the classical and medieval European history concentration:
- Museum Curator
- Historical preservationist
- Public historian