Bachelor of Arts/ Science in History Requirements

Total Semester Credit Hours=120

  1. University Core Curriculum (44 hrs.)
  2. A minimum grade of "C" in all history courses.
  3. A minimum of 36 semester hours in history, 24 of which must be upper division, and 6 upper-division hours in the major must be taken at this university:
    1. HIST 1301 and HIST 1302 United States History I and II (6 hours)
    2. HIST 2321 and HIST 2322 World Civilization I and II (6 hours)
    3. HIST 3300 Historical Methods and Research (3 hours)
    4. upper-division world history courses (6 hours from the following)
      HIST 3301, HIST 3382, HIST 3395, HIST 4360, HIST 4377, HIST 4391, HIST 4392, HIST 4393, HIST 4394, HIST 4395, or when applicable HIST 4397
    5. upper-division European history courses (6 hours from the following)
      HIST 3352, HIST 3353, HIST 3354, HIST 3356, HIST 3357, HIST 3358, HIST 3359, HIST 3383, HIST 3395, or when applicable HIST 4397
    6. upper-division United States history courses (9 hours from the following)
      HIST 4320, HIST 4322, HIST 4323, HIST 4327, HIST 4328, HIST 4329, HIST 4330, HIST 4334, HIST 4371, HIST 4372, HIST 4376, HIST 4377, HIST 4379, HIST 4384, HIST 4385, HIST 4386, HIST 4387, HIST 4388, HIST 4389, or when applicable HIST 4397
  4. A minor of at least 18 hours in a single related discipline or at least 18 hours of guided electives to be chosen in consultation with the student's advisor.
  5. Electives

FOR THE BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE: At least four semesters of a single foreign language or a satisfactory grade on a written examination approved by the foreign language faculty.

FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE: Six hours from economics, geography, and/or computer science in addition to those otherwise counted as lower-division preparation.