Planning Your Major/Minor

Start planning your history major or minor using this worksheet.  

Major/Minor Worksheet

History Skills Matrix

History students' work is evaluated according to this skills matrix. 

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History Careers and Internships

What can you do with a History major? What kinds of opportunities are available over the summer? Find career and internship resources here.

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Independent Studies, Tutorials and Directed Readings

If you have a strong interest in a subject and want to pursue it further with the help of a faculty member, start here.

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Chicago Manual of Style

This is a brief guide that will help you formulate footnotes/endnotes and bibliographies for papers that you write for professors in the History Department.   If you are using a source that is not represented in this brief guide, consult the full length Chicago Manual of Style or your professor.

Chicago Manual of Style

Honors in History

Have an interest and want to engage in two semesters of academic research and writing? See what it takes to earn honors in History.

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History Workshop Resources

A list of resources for use in HIS 260, History Workshop, with many helpful links.  

History Workshop Resources