History Matters. History seeks to broaden and deepen our understanding of the past and prepare students to engage with the increasingly complex, globalizing present. The faculty teach over one hundred undergraduate courses on peoples, ideas and cultures from around the world and across the ages.

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History prepares students to thrive in our increasingly complex, globalized world. Graduates with a BA or BS in History not only make informed global citizens, but possess the intellectual competencies that many employers continue to value above all others. History can help solve some of today’s most pressing problems. Join us in tackling today's challenges.

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Browse majors and minors and learn about what courses need to be taken and what requirements need to be filled. Students are encouraged to meet with an advisor on a regular basis.

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Learn how to Q-Drop a class, view the Texas A&M Course Catalog, and see how to apply for graduation.

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