History

History

Georgetown is a leader in global, trans-regional, and comparative history.

Research and teaching at Georgetown focus on the intersection and integration of our world’s many interlinked societies. With a faculty that is broadly international in its range of skills and interests, the Department of History offers courses and programs that span all regions of the globe. Georgetown’s interdisciplinary offerings allow students to evaluate history in the context of social, economic, cultural, intellectual, environmental, demographic, military, political, and diplomatic change. Moreover, Georgetown’s D.C. location—a city rich in American history and home of world-renowned museums and archives—serves as an ideal setting for an immersive and interactive study of domestic and global history.

Georgetown Institute for Global History
The Georgetown Institute for Global History provides a forum for scholarly exchange and public debate about the historical roots of globalization and the world we live in.
Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education

The Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education in the Center for Jewish Civilization offers the Certificate in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, a rigorous, non-degree program geared to the specific curricular and pedagogical needs of high school…

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Certificate in Asian Studies

Certificate in Australian and New Zealand Studies

Certificate in Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies

Certificate in European Studies

Doctor of Liberal Studies

Graduate Certificate in Arab Studies

Graduate Certificate in Asian Studies

Graduate Certificate in Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies

J.D./M.A. in Arab Studies

J.D./M.A. in German and European Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Arabic and Islamic Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in History

M.A. in Arabic and Islamic Studies

M.A. in Art and Museum Studies

M.A. in Asian Studies

M.A. in German

M.A. in German and European Studies

M.A. in German and European Studies/Master of Public Policy

M.A. in German and European Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in German and European Studies/Ph.D. in History

M.A. in Global, International, and Comparative History

M.A. in Latin American Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Liberal Studies

M.S. in Foreign Service

M.S. in Foreign Service/M.A. in Global, International, and Comparative History

Major in Art History

Major in Classics

Major in History

Major in International History

Major in Theology

Minor in Art History

Minor in Classics

Minor in Russian Literature and Culture

Minor in Theology

Minor/Certificate in Jewish Civilization

Minor/Certificate in Medieval Studies

Minor/Certificate in Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs

Ph.D. in Arabic and Islamic Studies

Ph.D. in Environmental History

Ph.D. in History

Ph.D. in Philosophy

Ph.D. in Theological and Religious Studies

Study Abroad in Fiesole - Villa le Balze

Study Abroad in Rome, Italy - Duke University

Study Abroad in St. Petersburg, Russia: Russian Area Studies - Council on International Educational Exchange

Summer in Barcelona, Spain: Art, History, Language, and Politics - Pompeu Fabra University

Summer in Santiago, Chile: Political Economy, Government, Human Rights and Cultural Studies - Alberto Hurtado University