Interactive, immersive, and exciting, Converse’s History program provides a strong academic foundation while preparing you for a broad range of careers.
- Take special topics courses like The History of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, the Civil Rights Movement, the History of Disease, Women’s Lives in Africa and Asia, or Filling Your Plate: Food in American History.
- Participate in “Reacting to the Past” classroom simulations
- Join Converse Model Programs competitive debate teams
- Take a study-travel course like The History of the American West or The British Empire in the Caribbean
- Spend a semester in a foreign country such as Scotland, Qatar or Morocco
- Gain practical skills and knowledge through internships and field experiences at sites like Historic Deerfield, the Regional Museum of History, the American Independence Museum and the South Carolina Historical Society