ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT HISTORY BUT UNDECIDED ABOUT A CAREER?
Explore the varied career opportunities available in the world of Public History and prepare yourself for graduate training in the following fields.
UTM's Department of History and Philosophy offers a Public History tract within the history major/minor. Interested students will take one 3 hr course and 3-6 hrs of internship in an appropriate setting. These courses/internships may also be taken for graduate credit.
HIST 302: Public History
HIST 502: Public History
HIST 450: Internship in Public History
HIST 650: Internship in Public History
Students outside the major/minor may also take the courses as upper-level electives. In fact, depending on what sort of public history career you want to pursue, students may have a degree in disciplines other than history, such as:
ANTHROPOLOGY and ARCHAEOLOGY
HISTORIC PRESERVATION, ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY
POLITICAL SCIENCE, LAW, LIBRARIANSHIP
FOR PROGRAM INFORMATION CONTACT:
Dr. Donna Cooper Graves
Assistant Professor &
322-J Holt Humanities Building
901-881-7470 or 7469