Department of History and Philosophy

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Department of History and Philosophy

The Department of History and Philosophy offers a history major for the Bachelor of Arts degree. Within the history major there are two concentrations: public history and intellectual history/philosophy. The department also offers minors in history, philosophy and religious studies which are open to all students.

Students who have studied history and/or philosophy at UVa-Wise have successfully pursued many different careers including law, journalism, museum curator, archives, teaching, government service, and business.

Department of History and Philosophy Contacts

Tom Costa

Thomas M. Costa

Department Chair
Professor of History
Zehmer Hall 219
276.376.4573
tmc5a@uvawise.edu

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Rhonda Bentley

Administrative Assistant
Zehmer Hall 135
276.376.4586
rks3c@uvawise.edu