Chair: Marc Gallicchio, Ph.D.
Office Location: 403 Saint Augustine Center
The History Department at Villanova offers students a dynamic liberal arts education with courses that span from antiquity to the modern world and traverse every region of the globe. The undergraduate History program focuses on the attainment of deep historical knowledge and a critical understanding of the enduring influence of the past on contemporary societies. The Faculty members of the History Department work closely with our students and prioritize individual development. Our rigorous courses provide the essential transferable skills that make our students competitive on the job market after graduation, and stimulate the intellectual curiosity our students need to become engaged citizens of the world.
MINOR (18 credits)
A minor is open to all students and requires 6 history courses for 18 credits, these 18 credit hours must include one specially designated core course.
One of the following courses may also be taken for credit towards the History Minor.
- History Minors must earn at least half (9 credits/3 courses) at Villanova
- See History Department Undergraduate Programs website for details on AP Credit Policy as it related to Major/Minor.