ATU Online History Degree Collects National Ranking

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Arkansas Tech University is home to the No. 1 online history bachelor’s degree program in Arkansas and one of the top 18 such programs in the United States according to analysis performed by

The team at reviews data such as acceptance rate, graduation rate, percentage of students receiving financial aid and availability of career services in determining its rankings.

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According to information provided by the ATU Department of History and Political Science, students in the ATU Bachelor of Arts degree in history will gain the following skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to gather, analyze, evaluate and integrate relevant facts by stating, defending and testing a thesis or hypothesis;
  • Historical reasoning and knowledge of the past, including development of human society and culture; and
  • Understanding core concepts in government and politics, international relations, political theory and geography.

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