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The University of Akron
Department of History
Arts and Sciences 216
Akron, Ohio 44325-1902



Spring 2016 Course Descriptions Available

The Department of History is pleased to offer a wide range of exciting classes next semester. View our Spring 2016 courses!



Hixson Publishes New Book on US Foreign Relations

American Foreign Relations: A New Diplomatic History, published by the Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, is the latest book from Dr. Walter L. Hixson, Distinguished Professor of History.


Featured Program

Five-Year B.A./M.A. Program in History

In our accelerated program, students earn both a B.A. and an M.A. in History. Students are even eligible for graduate funding in the 4th and 5th years.