TWU’s History Program emphasizes interdisciplinary connections, global perspectives and multicultural experiences in order to help you develop a deep understanding and appreciation of history.

From internship opportunities with local historical sites and archives to research and publication opportunities with our award-winning student history journal, Ibid., our program will provide you with a foundation for success in your future educational and professional endeavors.

Learn more about our mission.

Why Study History at TWU?

Nationally Recognized Faculty

  • Our award-winning faculty represent a broad range of interests, backgrounds and research subjects, including museum studies; historic preservation;  Colonial American, Caribbean and European history; and women in aviation.
  • With a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1 in upper-level courses, our faculty are dedicated to working closely with you to create a supportive and immersive learning environment.

Financially Supportive

  • On average, we award up to $13,000 in competitive scholarships each year to qualifying students.
  • Our Jamison Internship Program provides financial support to students who we assist in securing unpaid internships in government or nonprofit institutions.


  • We strive to equip each of our students with comprehensive, practical experience before entering the workforce. Our program will provide you with one-on-one internship advising in order to help you find ideal opportunities suited to your goals and interests.
  • We offer publishing opportunities through our award-winning national journal, Ibid., and we also encourage students to present their research at national conferences like the Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention.
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Take a 'Moment for History'

Join TWU professor of history and Phi Alpha Theta president, Jacob Blosser, Ph.D., as he recounts facts, birthdays, historical events and inspirational quotes from this day in world history.

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