Department of History, Languages & Humanities
The courses and programs of study in the MSUM History, Languages & Humanities Department provide essential tools to thrive in today’s diverse and global workplaces. Leaders in business and education tell our faculty and administrators that graduates with majors and minors from the History, Languages & Humanities Department are routinely given priority in hiring and earn more as they progress in their careers. The programs of study in the department focus on the study of the human experience from multiple perspectives: historical, linguistic, cultural, gendered, educational and with concern for social justice.
With a low student-faculty ratio of in many classes, you’ll get the individual attention you deserve as you delve into complicated aspects of your field.
Dive even deeper into your education by studying abroad in one of the many program options offered through MSU Moorhead. Complete an exchange program for a semester, participate in a short-term faculty-led study tour and more.
Acquire a broad knowledge of history, languages, cultures, politics and economics. You’ll be highly prepared for job prospects in an array of fields.
Many students choose to and further their education at graduate school or in professional programs. The outstanding history foundation will help you gain admittance to research and seminary law programs, among others.
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Harris published in Journal of Southern ReligionAn article by Paul Harris, professor emeritus of History, has been published in the Journal of Southern Religion. The article […]
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Dr. Paul Harris Lecture Series featuring Dr. Jess McCulloughFeb. 26 | 7:30 p.m. | CB 111 Please join us for the second installment of the Dr. Paul Harris […]
The History, Languages & Humanities department allows you to gain practical experience and enhance your education by participating in student organizations, study abroad tours, research, internships and more.