Are you motivated to make your mark in the world?

The College of Arts & Sciences provides a foundation that will last a lifetime.

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The best way to know if Arts & Sciences is the right fit for you is to visit our campus in Ithaca, NY. You can take a tour, attend an information session, or meet students and faculty members.

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As a history major, you’ll be able to take advantage of the department’s particular strengths in ancient, medieval and modern European history; American, Latin American and Asian history; as well as in a unique history of science program. In addition to a wide range of introductory and advanced courses that will help train you in critical thinking, superior organization and good writing skills, you can engage in independent research for credit.

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