- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
The Department of History provides students with a broad range of historical viewpoints and events, problems and approaches to the societal, cultural, political, intellectual, economic, and global challenges and developments. Rigorous coursework coupled with a research component helps our students gain deeper understanding of themselves and the world around them.
Why Study History at Oberlin?
Upcoming History Events
Margo Machida and Pipo Nguyen-duy: “Transnational Mobilities and Global Convergences in Asian American Art”
- HIST 285 - American Indians: Pre-Columbus to the Present 4 credits
- HIST 180 - Global Environmental History 4 credits
- HIST 238 - Slavery in the U.S. 4 credits
- HIST 383 - Borders, Wars, and Refugees from the Ottoman Empire to ISIS 4 credits