About the Program
Within the social sciences fields, you can study history and apply it to many types of careers. Knowing and understanding the events of the past have aided philosophers, politicians, business men and women, as well as researchers, communicators, editors, information managers, and social advocates. Begin a career as a history teacher or museum curator or archivist by starting your education at CCD.
While a CCD student, you can take classes to study Western Civilization and antiquity, or learn about Islamic civilization or U.S. History from reconstruction through the Civil War and beyond. Review topics surrounding the state we live in and its history. Dive into the Cold War, or learn about modern China and Latin America. At CCD, you can choose from a large array of historical topics to enrich your perspective and knowledge of the world.
Obtain an Associate of Arts degree with a designation in history to apply and transfer to a four-year college or university.