Program Information

School: Mount Saint Vincent University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: History, General
Description: History courses are designed to meet the needs and interests of various students: those who choose to take one or two courses as electives or as part of their program in another course of study; those who decide to minor in the field of history; and those who register as majors or honours students in history. Courses are offered primarily in the areas of European and North American history with an emphasis on the theme of women’s history. Certain courses adopt a comparative perspective. Many may be taken to fulfill requirements in women’s studies, Canadian studies, cultural studies, peace and conflict studies, and child and youth studies. Selected courses are available via distance learning.
URL: History at Mount Saint Vincent University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Careers: Historians

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have four additional Grade 12 academic subjects with a minimum grade of 60%, and an overall average of at least 70%. Applicants with averages between 65% and 70% will be judged on an individual basis.