Pitt-Johnstown offers a comprehensive selection of courses and classes leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree or minor in history.
History department faculty are actively engaged as scholars in their field through research, publishing, and membership and leadership in several professional organizations. They serve not only as teachers in the classroom, but as mentors to their students, providing a critical link to other professionals in the field.
Some graduates have gone on to advanced study in the field, while others enjoy successful careers in areas including government service, higher education, public administration, community and regional planning, and as museum archivists and administrators.
History is an all-inclusive discipline; almost all subjects from art to zoology, begin with their relevant histories.