UT Tyler

UT Tyler Department of History

College of Arts and Sciences

The Department of History at The University of Texas at Tyler offers a broad-based liberal arts education to suit each student's individual interests and career goals.

UT Tyler undergraduate and graduate programs in history provide excellent preparation for careers in a variety of fields, including elementary, secondary and higher education; library and archival work; law; and government.

The department offers the BA/BS in history degree, the MA in history degree and participates in MA/MS degree programs in interdisciplinary studies. Elective courses in history are offered for students seeking other undergraduate and graduate degrees.

In your history courses at UT Tyler, you will learn to:

  • Apply critical thinking and historical reasoning to solve contemporary problems.
  • Design and implement appropriate research methodologies.
  • Convey the results of your scholarly inquiries in effective oral and written communication.
  • Understand cultural, political, social, intellectual, technological and economic transformations across time in United States, Western and global settings; and appreciate the consequences of change.

For information, contact: Misty Butler, 903.566.7371

Important Dates

  • JUL31

    Summer II - Last day to withdraw from one or more courses

  • AUG4

    Transfer New Patriot Orientation

    University Center 8:00 am

  • AUG25

    New Student Patriot Orientation (Freshman & Transfer)

    University Center 8:00 am

  • AUG28

    Meet the Athletes & Kick-off BBQ

    Harvey Deck 11:30am

  • AUG28

    Capture the Flag

    Harvey Deck 8pm

  • AUG28

    Welcome Breakfast

    Harvey Deck 7:30am

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