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Grounded in the past, focused on tomorrow
The history department at Missouri State University believes that through the study of the past you better understand yourself, people and society. In the tradition of liberal arts programs, the history department focuses on using a broad survey of various historical topics to enhance your critical thinking, research and writing skills.
At both the undergraduate and graduate levels, the faculty of the history department strive to build good citizens who are informed of their past and equipped for their future.