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  Sep 25, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog/Handbook

History, B.A.


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Requirements for the History Major - 43 Credits


Students must earn at least 21 of their history credits from Westfield State University.

History Distribution Electives - 18 Credits


Student must select six history electives totaling at least 18 credits. Students may not select more than four courses from any one area of history (United States, European, or World) in fulfilling this requirement.

  may count as a Eurpoean history elective when the topic is the Holocaust.

Note:


Students must complete at least two electives at the 0300-level and a maximum of 3 internship credits may be applied. Students may not take more than two independent study courses. Students who are considering graduate school strongly are encouraged to take a foreign language.

Students interested in teacher licensure MUST meet with the program director, to ensure that they enroll in courses which meet the requirements of that program.

Additional Graduation Requirements


All students must meet the University Graduation Requirements  and complete a common core of studies, distributed among the different academic areas as detailed in the Common Core  .

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