2024 Best Public/Applied History Bachelor's Degree Schools
7Colleges in the United States
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a Bachelor's Degree in public/applied history. It is ranked #801 out of 1232 major degree programs in terms of popularity. As such, your educational options may be more limited than if you were in a more popular field.
College Factual reviewed 7 schools in the United States to determine which ones were the best for bachelor's degree seekers in the field of public/applied history. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 48 bachelor's degrees in public/applied history during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Choosing a Great Public/Applied History School for Your Bachelor's Degree
The public/applied history bachelor's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. When choosing a school we recommend considering some of the following factors:
Quality Overall Is Important
The overall quality of a bachelor's degree school is important to ensure a quality education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To account for this we consider a school's overall Best Colleges ranking which itself looks at a combination of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.
Other Factors We Consider
The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.
Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to public/applied history students as compared to other majors.
Major Demand - How many other public/applied history students want to attend this school to pursue a bachelor's degree.
Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized public/applied history related body.
Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for public/applied history students working on their bachelor's degree.
Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Public/Applied History Bachelor's Degree Schools list, to help you choose the best school for you.
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Featured Public/Applied History Programs
Learn about start dates, transferring credits, availability of financial aid, and more by contacting the universities below.
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.