Marcus S. Cox


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Marcus S. Cox, Professor of History and Associate Dean of Evening Undergraduate Studies, earned an undergraduate degree in marketing and a master's degree in history from Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He also earned a master's degree in business administration from The Citadel School of Business Administration and a doctorate in American history from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. In 2007, Cox received a certificate of completion from the Harvard Graduate School of Education Management Development Program.

Dr. Cox specializes in African American Civil-Military history and is the author of Segregated Soldiers: Military Training at Historically Black Colleges in the Deep South. He joined The Citadel in 2001 and previously served the College as Founding Director of the African American Studies Program and Assistant Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.