Campus late 19th or early 20th century; Administration Building on the left in background. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Campus late 19th or early 20th century; Administration Building on the left in background. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Postcard, A&M College, Postmarked 1908. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Postcard, A&M College, Postmarked 1908. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Crosby Hall. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Crosby Hall. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Library, Dudley Building, 1915. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Library, Dudley Building, 1915. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
College Farm, Market Street. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
College Farm, Market Street. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Rear view of campus late 19th or early 20th century; Main Building on right, Administration Building on left, Crosby Hall behind Main Building. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Rear view of campus late 19th or early 20th century; Main Building on right, Administration Building on left, Crosby Hall behind Main Building. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Bird's eye view of the city of Greensboro, North Carolina. 1891. Courtesy of the Library of Congress
Bird's eye view of the city of Greensboro, North Carolina. 1891. Courtesy of the Library of Congress
Cutting and Fitting. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Cutting and Fitting. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Biology Lab. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Biology Lab. Courtesy of F.D. Bluford Library Archives
Student Council, The Ayantee, 1939.
Student Council, The Ayantee, 1939.

History Department

Welcome to the Department of History at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.  We are home to students and faculty dedicated to the discovery and study of historical events, movements, people, and ideas that structure and frame the rich, textured, and diverse world in which we live.  For updates on events and other happenings, please sign our Guestbook.

Department Mission

The primary goals of the History Department are to foster students' aspirations, to cultivate intellectual curiosity, and to prepare graduates for successful careers. Departmental courses are designed to develop skills in written and oral communication, ethical reasoning, critical thinking, intercultural and global awareness, and scholarly research. The department’s rigorous curriculum promotes the development of reason, an understanding of the past, and reflective inquiry to inspire informed, engaged citizens.

What We Offer

We offer undergraduate degrees in History, History Education, and Liberal Studies: Pre-law as well as minors in History, Philosophy, Military Leadership, and African American/African History.  Our graduate program offers a degree in History Education (Master of Arts in Teaching).  In addition to history courses, we offer courses in philosophy and geography.  
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Dr. Arwin D. Smallwood, Professor and Chair
asmallwo@ncat.edu

Dr. Yunqiu Zhang, Associate Professor and Associate Chair
yzhang@ncat.edu

Ms. Carolyn Ruff, Administrative Support Associate
carolyn@ncat.edu 

Department of History
North Carolina A&T State University
324 Gibbs Hall
1601 E. Market St
Greensboro, NC 27411
Ph:   (336)285-2324
Fax:  (336)334-7837

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