Study history through a Christian lens and elevate your perspective on what lies ahead.
Study History to Move the World Forward
Studying history isn’t about getting stuck in the past. It’s about critical thinking. Problem-solving. Empathy. Perspective. And respect. Gaining a better understanding of our past helps ensure a brighter vision for our future.
Prepare to enter one of the many history-based professions. Teacher, archivist, and librarian, of course. But also, attorney, author, journalist, curator, conservationist, and more.
Experience Learning for the Past, Present, and Future
Expand your network. Experience the work of real-life, modern-day historians. Even gain exposure as you present academic papers. All thanks to local conferences and events based in the field of history. From the South Carolina Historical Association to the Maryville Symposium, there’s always something to attend.
Enjoy the rich, local history and bring your studies to life. Explore the Carl Sandburg Home and the Upcountry History Museum. Visit the Biltmore Estate and a variety of nearby museums. Enjoy countless opportunities to learn, discover, and even intern – all while earning course credit.
Summer Enrichment Programs
Invest your summers and elevate your future with help from NGU’s dedicated faculty. Want to pursue graduate-level studies after completing your degree? Or do you dream of diving straight into the workforce? Whatever your plans, we’ll connect you to summer programs designed to help you meet your goals.
History Beside Experienced & Faithful Historians
Study History as God’s Story
Elevate Your Perspective
You’ll also take Chapel every semester, and Cultural Events for the first four semesters. You earn credit through attendance, and each course counts as half a credit. This is the NGU difference, how you find your peak performance and elevate your perspective, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.