Methodist University’s Global History program provides a comprehensive overview of the world’s history while understanding how it interconnects with society as a whole.
Common Career Paths
Some of the top jobs for those with a Global History educational background include historian, museum archivist, history teacher, writer, curator, and so much more.
Common Salary Ranges for Graduates
As mentioned above, there’s a long list of career opportunities for those with a Global History educational background. But, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the average annual salary for the following positions (which may require additional education) in North Carolina in 2021:
- Historian: $73,790
- Archivist: $58,430
- History teacher (postsecondary): $79,490
- Writer and author: $60,910
- Curator: $54,070
Average Tuition Cost
The average cost for an incoming residential freshman to attend MU is less than $18,000 – similar to the cost of attending one of the big-box public schools, but with the enhanced value of a highly-regarded private school with a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
While tuition varies, depending on a student’s financial aid package, it’s important to know that the average financial award for an incoming residential freshman at MU is more than $34,000.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
More than 97% of MU students receive some form of financial aid, with the University offering more than $24 million annually to students for scholarships. If a student is active military, family of active military, or a veteran, they may also qualify for MU’s military education benefits.
The Global History minor consists of 18 s.h. distributed as follows:
|HIS 3000 History in Theory and Practice (3)|
Select five History courses (15 credits) from the following list:
|HIS 2160 History of Science (3)||HIS 3250 Modern History (3)|
|HIS 2170 Race and Ethnicity in Global Perspective (3)||HIS 3310 Topics in Latin American History (3)|
|HIS 3010 Topics in Modern Asian History (3)||HIS 3700 Contemporary World History (3)|
|HIS 3110 Ancient History (3)||HIS 3810 Topics in European Social and Cultural History (3)|
|HIS 3120 Medieval History (3)||HIS 3820 History and Gender (3)|
|HIS 3130 Renaissance and Reformation Europe (3)||HIS 3850 Special Topics in History (3)|
|HIS 3220 Early Modern History (3)|
Note: To meet criteria of Global History minor, the topic of the course must be “Global.” Students must receive approval from the division head.