The study of history is the endeavor to understand the present by becoming knowledgeable about the past. History is the context of all human activity, and gives students the depth needed to understand society and their place in it. Students may take courses to prepare for a major in history or to fulfill general education requirements.

Career options include business administration, law, teaching, social services, journalism, finance, law enforcement, public relations, advertising, and government service.

MiraCosta Degree

Contact Information

Department Chair: Robert Bond
Office: San Elijo Campus, Room T-146 (Temporary Location)
P 760.944.4449 x7714

Interim Dean: Kate Alder
Office: Community Learning Center, Room 128
P 760.757.2121 x8701

Department: History

Secretary: Dana Ledet
Office: Building 3100
P 760.795.6871
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Full-Time Faculty