History - A.A. Degree

Turn your passion for the past into a career!

Our dedicated team of staff and faculty will help you from your application to graduation. Sussex provides a solid framework on which to build your college education for a successful future.

Program Information

The History Option is primarily designed to prepare students to transfer into the junior year of a baccalaureate degree program in history. In addition, studentsz
seeking admission into political science or pre-law programs would receive a solid academic foundation upon which to build a successful major.

The objectives of this program are to:

  • Demonstrate general knowledge of historical inquiry and research.
  • Describe the interconnection between economics, politics, society and culture and analyze the effects of these influences on historic development.
  • Provide examples of the impact of individual and collective action upon historic development.
  • Examine the impact of perspective on the interpretation of historic events.
  • Communicate clearly in both oral and written form.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

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