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Minor in Public History

About the Program

Learn how to apply history to real-world scenarios with a Minor in Public History. You will conduct field work, research, and projects while developing the essential skills needed for a career as a public historian.

Student Outcomes

Public historians find work as cultural resources managers, preservationists, archivists, curators, oral historians, historic site interpreters, corporate researchers, and more. 

Melissa Ziobro

Melissa Ziobro, M.A.

Curator, Bruce Springsteen Archives & Center for American Music;
Adjunct Professor, Public History;
Director of Public History

Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American