Department of History
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Doctoral Degree Fields of Study

A student selects two historical fields—a major and minor—from the following list. Alternatively, students may elect to pursue the dual concentration in Cultural History and one of the geographic major fields listed below; students enrolled in this program do not complete an inside minor.

Geographic Major and Minor Fields

African History

Ancient History

Asian History

British History

Early Modern European History

East European History

Latin American History

Medieval History

Middle Eastern History

Modern European History

Russian History

United States History

World History

Thematic Major and Minor Fields

African Diaspora History

History of Gender & Sexuality

Cultural History (available for double-major)

Jewish History

Thematic Minor Fields

Family History

History of Medicine

History of Philanthropy

Historical Teaching and Practice