The expected Program Learning Outcomes for this program are:
be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge of historical individuals and events and their significance.
understand and critique the various historical schools of thought.
be able to evaluate secondary resources, through historiographical analysis, for credibility, position, and perspective.
be able to conduct research that makes an original contribution to knowledge, and produce a high-quality research paper, well-written and meeting professional standards typical for conference presentation or academic publication.