Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Turn your passion for history into a career! Earn your bachelor's degree in History from Louisiana State University Shreveport, and learn about archiving, preservation, libraries, museums, and more.
Join a hands-on bachelor’s degree program that takes you beyond the classroom and into the real history of human experience. As a history major at LSUS, you’ll learn about the past to better understand the present. And you’ll gain knowledge and experience that will prepare you for a wide range of careers.
Why LSUS’ history degree program?
At LSUS, history is something you can touch and feel, and it’s beyond just reading out of a book. You’ll work side-by-side with professors who believe history is more than just stories—it’s tactile. Between the research and the faculty experience, your time as a history major at LSUS will be unlike anywhere else. Graduates from this program have gone on to earn their Ph.D.’s, work as curators of museums, historians, authors, professors and more.
Experiential learning to prepare for real-world careers
From working with the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force to researching the Vatican, there are a number of opportunities to learn outside of the classroom at LSUS. As a history major, you could potentially speak at national conferences, publish your research, and make connections at networking events. If you’re always curious or asking why, the LSUS history department just might be where you’ll thrive.