Undergraduate Programs

For additional information about any of the programs that the Department of History offers, please contact the assistant chair, Dr. Elizabeth Gray, at egray@towson.edu or 410-704-2917.

If you have questions regarding the Geography portion of the combined major in History and Geography, please contact the chair of the Department of Geography, Dr. Virginia Thompson, at vthompson@towson.edu or 410-704-4371.

Transfer Credit Policy

No more than 18 credits in History will be accepted toward a major or a minor from a regionally accredited four-year college. No more than 12 lower-division credits in history will be accepted toward a major or a minor from a regionally accredited two-year college. The 12 credits must be in lower-division courses which have Towson University equivalents at the 100–200 level.

Advanced Placement Credit

The department awards credit through the Advanced Placement Program of the university for scores of 4 or 5 only.

History Major History Secondary
Education Concentration
History Minor Combined History and
Geography Major