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The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional programs that focus on the study and interpretation of past events, institutions, issues, and cultures. (CIP Code #54)

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: American History; European History; Military History; Art History. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

History, Henry Cabot Lodge
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Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (1917-2007)
High-profile American historian and Pulitzer Prize recipient
Frederick Jackson Turner (1861-1932)
American historian studies the significance of the Fronteir
Henry Cabot Lodge (1850-1924)
Noted historian, statesman, and politician

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, employment outlook, related academic programs, and specific salary information for your region, click on the occupation of interest.

Historians: $57,180
Archivists, Curators, & Museum Technicians: $48,220

History Teachers, Postsecondary: $68,360
Lawyers: $102,470

 

The Complete List of Programs in this Curriculum:

 
 
  • HISTORY (NEW) Instructional programs that focus on the study and interpretation of past events, institutions, issues, and cultures.
  • History.
    The instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 54.0101- 54.0199. (Moved from 45.08 Series)
  • History, General.
    A program that focuses on the general study and interpretation of the past, including the gathering, recording, synthesizing and criticizing of evidence and theories about past events. Includes instruction in historiography; historical research methods; studies of specific periods, issues and cultures; and applications to areas such as historic preservation, public policy, and records administration. (Moved from 45.0801)
  • American History (United States).
    A program that focuses on the development of American society, culture, and institutions from the Pre-Columbian period to the present. Includes instruction in American historiography, American history sources and materials, historical research methods, and applications to the study of specific themes, issues, periods, and institutions. (Moved from 45.0802)
  • European History.
    A program that focuses on the development of European society, culture, and institutions from the origins to the present. Includes instruction in European historiography, European history sources and materials, historical research methods, and applications to the study of specific themes, issues, periods, and institutions. (Moved from 45.0803)
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology.
    A program that focuses on the historical evolution of scientific theories and science applications and technologies, as well as the philosophy of science and its historical socio-economic context. Includes instruction in the concepts And methods of philosophical inquiry, historiography of science, and research methods in the history of the scientific and engineering disciplines, including mathematics. (Moved from 45.0804)
  • Public/Applied History and Archival Administration.
    A program that focuses on the application of history and administrative skills to the recording of public events and the management of related historical resources. Includes instruction in historical research methods, archives and records management, the planning and administration of public records services and history projects, and applications to specific problems in public organizations, government agencies, foundations, and records facilities. (Moved from 45.0805)
  • Asian History.
    (NEW) A program that focuses on the development of the societies, cultures, and institutions of the Asian Continent from their origins to the present. Includes instruction in the historiography of specific cultures and periods; sources and materials; historical research methods; and applications to the study of specific themes, issues, periods, and institutions.
  • Canadian History.
    (NEW) A program that focuses on the study of the society, culture, and institutions of Canada from its origins to the present. Includes instruction in Canadian historiography, sources and materials, historical research methods, and applications to the study of specific themes, issues, periods, and institutions.
  • History, Other.
    Any instructional program in history not listed above. (Moved from 45.0899)
 
 
 

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