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


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.



Christopher Kenney's New Book Honored

The History Department's museums and archives specialist Christopher Kenney received the Ohio Museums Association’s Silver Award in Visual Communications for his new book, The McKinley Years: The Life and Times of our 25th President.



History Department Happenings!

We are excited to share the first edition of the Department of History's online newsletter! Read about what students and faculty have been up to this year, and join us in celebrating our graduates!