2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog/Student Handbook 
    Jun 02, 2023  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog/Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, B.A.

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Requirements for the History Major - 39 Credits

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 history elective when the topic is the Holocaust.


Within the six courses required for the major and minor fields, students must complete at least two courses 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.

Descriptions of fields within the three areas noted above may be obtained from the History Department. 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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