You're seeing this message because you're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is unsupported on our website. Please use these links to upgrade to a modern web browser that fully supports our website and protects your computer from security risks.

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer 8

Hide this message

FSU Tag Line

Welcome to the Department of History at Frostburg State University. We are glad that you are visiting and encourage you to get more information about our department by browsing through our webpages. If you have further questions, please e-mail the department secretary Kathleen Gillece-Cosner at

The Department of History offers a degree (major) in History, a minor in History, and participates in programs and minors in International Studies, African American Studies, Sustainability Studies, and Women's Studies.

History Major
The Department of History offers a strong liberal arts education including an in-depth study of the history of a broad spectrum of geographical regions and cultural traditions supported by a solid grounding in historical research methods. In addition to completing core requirements, students can choose electives from the department's extensive offerings in the histories of the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America.

History Minor
Providing a valuable global and multicultural perspective, as well as developing reading, writing, and critical thinking skills, a History minor is a valuable complement to any majors in arts and humanities, natural and social sciences, and business.

For more information, contact:

Department of History
Frostburg State University
109 Dunkle Hall
Frostburg, Maryland 21532-2303

Telephone: 301-687-4215
Fax: 301-687-3099