Unlock the past to understand the future. Be a History major.

Text overlay: Our History Majors are changemakers. Picture behind text: Three students conversing. We offer a major and minor in History. Learn how to communicate through writing, understand the rich context of the past and demonstrate your historical knowledge of the United States and the world.

Next Steps

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Meet your Academic Advisor

An academic advisor can help you navigate college, design a class schedule, connect you to resources and support offices and much more! Meet with your academic advisor today.

Find your Department of History Academic Advisor

Find your Advising Guides

Advising guides are planning materials by academic major or minor which are designed to help students understand their program requirements based on their catalog year.

Visit the Department of History Student Site
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Explore History Careers

History majors are prepared for a number of careers upon graduation from advertising to archivist, from broadcaster to intelligence agent, and so much more. Start exploring careers.

Explore History Career Opportunities

Are you still exploring, but considering a History Degree?

If you are an exploratory or undeclared student, and considering majoring or minoring in History, please contact the Department of History to set up an appointment with an advisor.

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History Department Contact Information

Contact us if you have any questions!

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Campus Location:
Temporarily in King Center, Room 406
(3/25/24- approx. 8/1/24)

Central Classroom Building, Room 211
(Permanent location)

Mailing Address:
MSU Denver
Department of History
1201 5th St., Campus Box 27
Denver, CO 80204