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

  • OCT1

    Class of 2020 White Coat Ceremony

    Cowan Center 9:00 am

  • OCT1

    El Comino al Colegio (The Road to College)

    St. Peter Claver Catholic Church 8:30 am

  • OCT3

    Jazz Combo Concert -

    Braithwaite Recital Hall - 7:30

  • OCT3

    Money Mondays: October Edition

    UC 9:00 am

  • OCT4

    Volleyball vs. East Texas Baptist

    Herrington Patriot Center 7:00 pm

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