Study humanity's past and more!
History at Columbia Basin College (CBC) exposes you to the world’s most epic moments, movements and stories. By studying history, you will develop skills that will help you succeed, no matter what career path you choose. Just a few things you will gain through History at CBC:
- Powerful skills of mindfulness and communication that will benefit all potential careers
- Confidence in tackling complex and complicated issues of life
- The most epic stories of humanity’s successes, failures and changes
- Ability to see what is most important and the training to find answers
As a History student, you learn and practice good habits of thinking through analysis
of facts, ideas, data and documents. You also create and communicate your own, independent
interpretations of these things, using data to back up your conclusions.
“History classes are the highlight of my day; always thought-provoking, energetic and challenging. I know that if I need guidance the amazing professors and staff are ready to help me succeed in attaining my goals.”
Calling all history buffs! Want to meet and hang out with a group of like-minded people?
Consider joining the CBC History Club. History Club is a student-led club where students
explore all aspects of history in a fun and relaxed environment. All CBC students
are welcome to join.
Find out more!
Looking for something different in a History class? Enjoy interacting with other students and expressing yourself? Try a Reacting class, where students take part in an active, complex, role-playing simulation that transforms the classroom into a space for the lively debate of ideas across historical time and geographic space. Contact your Academic Advisor for more details.