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Bryan Thomas, Department Chair
Social Sciences Department
(615)220-7812
bthomas@mscc.edu
Smyrna Center

History

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Program Description

The History program within the Social Sciences Department is designed to allow students an opportunity to develop a solid foundation for further educational and career opportunities. In addition to core courses, students will participate in the following curriculum:
  • U.S. History
  • World Civilization
  • American government
  • State and local government

Practical Experience

Students will examine history as never before through exposure to the following:
  • study of United States history from the founding of the nation to present time
  • study of historical facts in world history from pre-history through present time
  • study the complexities of our constitutional principles
  • study the function and structure of the three branches of the federal government
  • examine the policies, structure and function of our local government with special emphasis on the State of Tennessee

Career Opportunities

  • intelligence officer
  • journalist
  • legal assistant / paralegal
  • archivist