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Undergraduate

Degree Requirements

The Bachelor's in History requires the completion of 120 hours as follows:

  1. University Core Curriculum
  2. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 in all history courses taken.
  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:

    HIST 1301 and HIST 1302 - United States History I and II 6 hours

    HIST 2321 and HIST 2322 - World Civilization I and II 6 hours

    HIST 3300 - Historical Methods and Research 3 hours

    Upper division world history courses (from the following) HIST 3301, HIST 3382, HIST 3395, HIST 4360, HIST 4377, HIST 4391, HIST 4392, HIST 4393, HIST 4394, HIST 4395, HIST 4397 (when applicable) 6 hours

    Upper division European history courses (from the following) HIST 3352, HIST 3353, HIST 3354, HIST 3356, HIST 3357, HIST 3358, HIST 3359, HIST 3382, HIST 3383, HIST 3395, HIST 4397 (when applicable) 6 hours

    Upper division United States history courses (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, HIST 4397 (when applicable) 9 hours
  4. A minor of at least 18 hours in a single related discipline or at least 18 hours of guided electives, twelve of which must be upper division, to be chosen in consultation with the student's advisor.
  5. Electives

For the Bachelor of Arts Degree: At least four semesters, or demonstrated reading knowledge, or a single foreign language.

For the Bachelor of Science Degree: Six hours from economics and/or geography.

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