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History B.A.

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Christian History Degree Program in Pennsylvania

At Messiah University, you’ll find there’s much more to a history degree than memorizing dates and facts.

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Earn your teaching certificate

If you are interested in becoming a history or social studies teacher at the secondary level (grades 7–12), you can also apply to Messiah’s Teacher Education Program. Combining your history degree with the teacher education requirements for the state of Pennsylvania, you’ll earn certification in social studies. History major courses are supported by courses in economics, politics, anthropology, sociology and more to prepare you to be a competent and confident social studies teacher.