Open to students of any major, this interdisciplinary certificate program combines history, creative arts and business to prepare you for a career in public and applied history. A blend of theory and hands-on experience, the program culminates in an intensive capstone internship under the guidance of a public history professional. Explore careers in archeology, historic preservation, historical interpretation, corporate history, documentary filmmaking, and more under the advisement of our experienced faculty.

Courses offered include:

  • Public History
  • American Studies
  • Topics in Film
  • American Art
  • Reading Film
  • Digital Photography

Jennifer Dorsey, Ph.D.

Director of the Public History Certificate