NNU’s Bachelor of Arts degree in History is a multidisciplinary degree with a strong foundation in historical and political fundamentals. Historical studies develop and sharpen the mind by training students to critically think, to evaluate, to communicate and ultimately to judge—all valuable skills for most professional careers. They also help students to become informed, active participants in the political process. Upon graduation, students are prepared for occupations in history—politics, law, journalism, education, etc.—or for further study.
- To help students acquire academic and intellectual expertise in their respective disciplines and majors; (Academic Excellence)
- To assist students in the development and application of their skills of critical analysis and research, creativity, and communication consistent with a Christian liberal arts education; (Academic Excellence and Creative Engagement)
- To develop scholar-servants who are enlightened and engaged citizens, and who display a Christlike passion to promote justice, seek peace, and pursue tolerance in their communities; (Creative Engagement, Social Responsiveness, and Christlike Character)
- To promote learning as a life-long skill and interest that will enable students to apply their talents professionally and to experience a deeply-rooted sense of challenge and fulfillment in their lives. (Creative Engagement and Social Responsiveness)