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You’re captivated by the human experience. Where we’ve been. Where we’re going. By studying History at California State University Channel Islands (CI), you’ll receive an education that’s creative, innovative and focused on you - and that will lead you to a great future.

We offer:

Major

Minor

Your program

CI is known for its interdisciplinary approach to learning and our history program is no exception. That means your plan of study can include cross-listed history courses and subjects outside of history. Your CI degree will give you a thorough understanding and knowledge of North American history and the history of other regions of the world. You’ll also benefit from:

  • Small classes so you get personalized attention from your professors
  • Hands-on learning opportunities - both in class and through internships at public, private, and nonprofit institutions
  • Studying abroad

Your future

Your CI history degree could literally take you anywhere. You’ll be prepared to continue your studies at graduate and professional schools - or to pursue a variety of careers.

Top careers include:

  • Archivist
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Foreign service
  • Government
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Librarian
  • Researcher

Your future income

Visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics to learn more about the outlook for your future career.