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Undergraduate Catalog


Phone: 845-257-3545
Location: Jacobson Faculty Tower Room 814
Web address: www.newpaltz.edu/history


The History Department offers courses that vary in scope from broad to specialized, that vary in teaching method from lecture to discussion, and that are offered at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Students who wish to major in history may develop considerable concentration in an area listed below. The department offers courses with a global or regional perspective. With the aid of advisors, students are encouraged to design curricula that are suitable to their own needs and interests in history and in complementary fields such as other social sciences, philosophy, literature, and art.

History Program: