History

We can only know where we’re going if we know where we’ve been.
-Maya Angelou

History is a record of the political, social, economic, cultural events, achievements and failures of mankind. Historians analyze and evaluate this record in an attempt to understand the past and interpret the present.

The Sacramento City College History Department provides comprehensiveness and breadth in the undergraduate program.

The department offers a broad array of courses, including:

•    History of the Americas
•    History of Mexico
•    Asian Civilizations
•    African History
•    World History
•    Western Civilization

Additionally, the department has a strong core program in United States History, African American History, California History as well as honors classes.

History Program of Study

  • Mount Rushmore

    History AA

    Associate in Arts Degree
    Program Information
    The history major fosters an understanding of ourselves and our world through the study of the past, both remote and recent. The program develops critical… MORE >>

  • Acropolis

    History AA-T

    Associate in Arts for Transfer
    Program Information
    The history major fosters an understanding of ourselves and our world through the study of the past, both remote and recent. The program develops… MORE >>