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Judith A. Kirkpatrick
Vice President for Academic Affairs

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History

Graduates are expected to:

  1. demonstrate the ability to assess and think critically about historical issues and how people interpret those issues.
  2. demonstrate skills in analyzing historical data and reach informed conclusions about those data.
  3. have a basic factual knowledge of the particular period of history being studied.
  4. examine major issues that have shaped the human experience.
  5. identify and understand the internal dynamics of change within societies.
  6. have a greater understanding of the synergistic relationship between politics, economic trends, socio-cultural issues, and intellectual trends.
  7. synthesize information from a wide array of sources.
  8. demonstrate their abilities to analyze, critique, and revise.