You will learn from professors who have research interests that span much of the world—from Brazil to Kenya to Ireland. Gain a global perspective with courses that delve into the development of human society, which provides a solid base for a career in education, library science, archival work or government employment.

Unique Programs

Participate in the Walter Prescott Webb Historical Society or intern at the Parrott Park and Museum, Smith County Archives and Museum or UT Tyler’s own archives department.

Meet a Professor

Dr. Matthew Stith

Associate Professor of History

“As faculty adviser for the Webb Historical Society and the current editor for the Chronicles of Smith County, I want to help students succeed both inside and outside the classroom. I love being a part of a friendly, open-minded caring community of faculty, staff and students who genuinely want to learn the narrative of the many histories we offer.”

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