History Schools In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has 83 accredited history schools where history faculty who teach history classes can find employment. The trends in Pennsylvania's history academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in history includes history training at the following levels:

  • History Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Bryn Athyn College of the New Church

    801 Tomlinson Rd, Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania 19009-0717

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  2. Albright College

    1621 N. 13th St., Reading, Pennsylvania 19612-5234

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  3. Allegheny College

    520 N Main St, Meadville, Pennsylvania 16335-3902

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  4. DeSales University

    2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, Pennsylvania 18034-9568

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  5. Alvernia University

    400 Saint Bernardine St, Reading, Pennsylvania 19607-1799

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  6. Arcadia University

    450 S Easton Rd, Glenside, Pennsylvania 19038-3295

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  7. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

    400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815

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  8. Bryn Mawr College

    101 N Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010

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  9. Bucknell University

    Dent Drive, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

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  10. Cabrini College

    610 King of Prussia Rd, Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087-3698

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  11. California University of Pennsylvania

    250 University Ave, California, Pennsylvania 15419-1394

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  12. Carlow University

    3333 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3165

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  13. Carnegie Mellon University

    5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3890

    23 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Cedar Crest College

    100 College Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-6196

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  15. Chatham University

    Woodland Rd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232

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  16. Chestnut Hill College

    9601 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118-2693

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  17. Clarion University of Pennsylvania

    840 Wood St, Clarion, Pennsylvania 16214

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  18. Dickinson College

    College and Louther Streets, Carlisle, Pennsylvania 17013-2896

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  19. Drexel University

    3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Duquesne University

    Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

    200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18301-2999

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  22. Eastern University

    1300 Eagle Rd, Saint Davids, Pennsylvania 19087-3696

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  23. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

    219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444-0001

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  24. Elizabethtown College

    One Alpha Dr, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022-2298

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  25. Franklin and Marshall College

    College Ave, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17604-3003

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  26. Gannon University

    109 W Sixth St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16541-0001

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  27. Geneva College

    3200 College Ave, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 15010-3599

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  28. Gettysburg College

    300 N Washington St, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325-1486

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  29. Grove City College

    100 Campus Dr, Grove City, Pennsylvania 16127-2104

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  30. Gwynedd Mercy College

    1325 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania 19437-0901

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  31. Haverford College

    370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041-1392

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  32. Holy Family University

    9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19114-2009

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  33. Immaculata University

    1145 King Rd, Immaculata, Pennsylvania 19345-0702

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  34. Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus

    1011 South Dr 201 Sutton Hall, Indiana, Pennsylvania 15705-1098

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  35. Juniata College

    1700 Moore St, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652-2196

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  36. King's College in Wilkes Barre

    133 N River St, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania 18711-0801

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  37. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

    15200 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530-0730

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  38. La Roche College

    9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237-5898

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  39. La Salle University

    1900 W Olney Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141-1199

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  40. Lafayette College

    High St, Easton, Pennsylvania 18042-1768

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  41. Lebanon Valley College

    101 N College Ave, Annville, Pennsylvania 17003-1400

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  42. Lehigh University

    27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  43. Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

    1570 Baltimore Pike, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania 19352-0999

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  44. Lock Haven University

    401 North Fairview Street, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 17745-2390

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  45. Lycoming College

    700 College Place, Williamsport, Pennsylvania 17701-5192

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  46. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

    Mansfield, Pennsylvania 16933

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  47. Marywood University

    2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18509-1598

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  48. Mercyhurst College

    501 E 38th St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16546

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  49. Messiah College

    One College Ave, Grantham, Pennsylvania 17027

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  50. Millersville University of Pennsylvania

    1 South George Street, Lyle Hall, Millersville, Pennsylvania 17551-0302

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  51. Misericordia University

    301 Lake St, Dallas, Pennsylvania 18612-1098

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  52. Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary

    1200 Main St, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018-6650

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  53. Muhlenberg College

    2400 Chew Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104

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  54. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College

    5091 Station Rd, Erie, Pennsylvania 16563-0002

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  55. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona

    3000 Ivyside Pk, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601-3777

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  56. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  57. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington

    1600 Woodland Rd, Abington, Pennsylvania 19001-3918

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  58. University of Pennsylvania

    1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6303

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  59. University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

    150 Finoli Drive, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  60. University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

    450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904

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  61. University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

    4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260

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  62. Point Park University

    201 Wood St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-1984

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  63. Rosemont College

    1400 Montgomery Ave, Rosemont, Pennsylvania 19010-1699

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  64. Saint Francis University

    117 Evergreen Dr, Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940

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  65. Saint Joseph's University

    5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131-1395

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  66. Saint Vincent College

    300 Fraser Purchase Rd, Latrobe, Pennsylvania 15650-2690

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  67. University of Scranton

    800 Linden Street, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510-4629

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  68. Seton Hill University

    1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  69. Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

    1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257-2299

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  70. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

    1 Morrow Way, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania 16057-1383

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  71. Susquehanna University

    514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 17870-1025

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  72. Swarthmore College

    500 College Ave, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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  73. Temple University

    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

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  74. Thiel College

    75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181

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  75. Ursinus College

    601 E. Main St, Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426-1000

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  76. Villanova University

    800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085-1699

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  77. Washington & Jefferson College

    60 S Lincoln St, Washington, Pennsylvania 15301

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  78. Waynesburg University

    51 W College St, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370-1257

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  79. West Chester University of Pennsylvania

    University Avenue and High Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383

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  80. Westminster College in New Wilmington

    319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16172

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  81. Widener University-Main Campus

    One University Place, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013-5792

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  82. Wilkes University

    84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18766

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  83. York College Pennsylvania

    441 Country Club Rd, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3651

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Cities

  1. History Schools in Pittsburgh, PA7 Schools
  2. History Schools in Philadelphia, PA7 Schools
  3. History Schools in Erie, PA3 Schools
  4. History Schools in Bethlehem, PA2 Schools
  5. History Schools in Greensburg, PA2 Schools
  6. History Schools in Allentown, PA2 Schools
  7. History Schools in Reading, PA2 Schools
  8. History Schools in Scranton, PA2 Schools
  9. History Schools in Beaver Falls, PA1 Schools
  10. History Schools in Edinboro, PA1 Schools
  11. History Schools in Lewisburg, PA1 Schools
  12. History Schools in Haverford, PA1 Schools
  13. History Schools in Selinsgrove, PA1 Schools
  14. History Schools in Swarthmore, PA1 Schools
  15. History Schools in Washington, PA1 Schools
  16. History Schools in Altoona, PA1 Schools
  17. History Schools in West Chester, PA1 Schools
  18. History Schools in Waynesburg, PA1 Schools
  19. History Schools in Huntingdon, PA1 Schools
  20. History Schools in Center Valley, PA1 Schools
  21. History Schools in Collegeville, PA1 Schools
  22. History Schools in California, PA1 Schools
  23. History Schools in Mansfield, PA1 Schools
  24. History Schools in Easton, PA1 Schools
  25. History Schools in Gwynedd, PA1 Schools
  26. History Schools in Annville, PA1 Schools
  27. History Schools in Kutztown, PA1 Schools
  28. History Schools in Latrobe, PA1 Schools
  29. History Schools in Carlisle, PA1 Schools
  30. History Schools in East Stroudsburg, PA1 Schools
  31. History Schools in Indiana, PA1 Schools
  32. History Schools in Elizabethtown, PA1 Schools
  33. History Schools in Johnstown, PA1 Schools
  34. History Schools in Shippensburg, PA1 Schools
  35. History Schools in Dallas, PA1 Schools
  36. History Schools in Loretto, PA1 Schools
  37. History Schools in Gettysburg, PA1 Schools
  38. History Schools in Wilkes-Barre, PA1 Schools
  39. History Schools in Slippery Rock, PA1 Schools
  40. History Schools in York, PA1 Schools
  41. History Schools in Abington, PA1 Schools
  42. History Schools in Greenville, PA1 Schools
  43. History Schools in Millersville, PA1 Schools
  44. History Schools in Bryn Athyn, PA1 Schools
  45. History Schools in Grove City, PA1 Schools
  46. History Schools in Lancaster, PA1 Schools
  47. History Schools in Bryn Mawr, PA1 Schools
  48. History Schools in New Wilmington, PA1 Schools
  49. History Schools in Williamsport, PA1 Schools
  50. History Schools in Chester, PA1 Schools
  51. History Schools in Clarion, PA1 Schools
  52. History Schools in Lock Haven, PA1 Schools
  53. History Schools in Meadville, PA1 Schools
  54. History Schools in Bloomsburg, PA1 Schools
  55. History Schools in Glenside, PA1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National History Employment

Pennsylvania 470
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals in the country, nearly 7% are in the state of Pennsylvania.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Pennsylvania

350 450 320 290 470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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History is a growing field in Pennsylvania. 120 more history professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 34% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of history professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$49,715 $44,960 $46,335 $43,940 $48,320
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by history professionals is decreasing in Pennsylvania. History professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $49,715 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $48,320 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$24,625
25th percentile
$31,250
50th percentile
$43,580
75th percentile
$61,560
90th percentile
$82,240

This represents a decline in salaries of 3%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In Pennsylvania state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 234% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

History
$48,320
Liberal Arts
$69,210
Political Science
$94,780

In Pennsylvania, history professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Pennsylvania

associate
0
bachelor
93
master
20
doctor
10
Certificate
2
Total125

As the number of history professionals is increasing in Pennsylvania state, the number of students graduating from the 83 accredited history schools in Pennsylvania state is also increasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 2,105 graduates in 2006. And there were 2,219 graduates from history courses in 2010.

This represents a 5% increase in the number of history degree or certificate school graduates in Pennsylvania state. Most of these graduates, or 74%, earned an bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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