Grove City College students can earn a minor in Classical Studies. Students must take 21 credit hours from a combination of English, Greek, history, philosophy, political science and Latin.
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Students majoring in history leading to 7-12 certification in secondary education social studies take courses specific to the history major along with the required liberal arts and education core.
Students can further develop their knowledge of history through a variety of undergraduate research opportunities.
Students will be able to research, write and defend a variety of historical theories and movements and will be prepared for graduate work and employment in a wide array of disciplines and industries.
This minor integrates well with a variety of other disciplines such as sociology, political science and economics.
Students graduating with a B.A. in history are well poised for careers in government service, politics, the military, publishing, journalism, communications, human resources, public relations, archives and museums, historical preservation and restoration, archaeology and more.