Department of History, Geography and Philosophy


The Department of History, Geography, and Philosophy houses faculty with expertise in European, Islamic, Latin American, African American, Medieval, Military, and United States history. Courses in Philosophy, Urban Geography, Cultural Geography, and Geographic Information Systems enhance the research and employment opportunities of our graduates. Class size is small, and faculty members advise all majors and remain actively involved in their academic progress. The department organizes trips to local and regional historical sites, leads study abroad programs, and provides numerous internships and other learning opportunities.


The Department of History, Geography and Philosophy offers the following degrees: