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Department of History

Earn your degree with a broad knowledge of the political, social, economic and cultural events and achievements of humankind.

Our graduates go on to rewarding careers in law, business, academia and more.


Degree Programs


Outstanding Faculty


Professor of history Dr. Kathryn L. MacKay received the 2018 Gene Sessions Outstanding Teaching Award in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. MacKay is a highly accomplished and innovative teacher who is dedicated to student success. Congratulations, Dr. MacKay!


Assistant Professor Jonathan Lande was awarded the 2019 Allan Nevins Prize by the Society of American Historians for his dissertation, “Disciplining Freedom: U.S. Army Slave Rebels and Emancipation in the Civil War.”  Congratulations, Dr. Lande! 


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Department of History

Lindquist Hall, Room 232
1299 Edvalson St. Dept. 1205
Ogden UT 84408-1205

Phone: 801-626-6706
Fax: 801-626-7613