Analytical thinking and contextual understanding helps Valpo history students succeed in any field. Students analyze both the great and forgotten events of world history and explore topics as diverse as witchcraft and China’s Cultural Revolution.

Why Study History?
The practical training required as a history student helps you do well in a variety of career fields. What career path will you take?
Committed Faculty
Our faculty’s top priority is helping students plan in-class and experiential learning toward their career objectives.
Majors & Minors
The history department offers a major, minor, and teaching certificate program. Learn more about each.