Dec 16, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog (As of 12-14-18) 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog (As of 12-14-18) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, B.A.

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Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Credit Hours: 30+

In addition to completing the requirements for this major, students must also complete the degree requirements specified in the Academic Regulations  section of this catalog.

Courses within this major may also satisfy general education requirements. Please consult the Liberal Arts and Sciences General Education Requirements  for more information.


*All majors must take HIST 299  no later than concurrently with their history class numbered 200 or higher.

Select one course from each of the following five areas of distribution:

Select 9 additional credit hours of history electives:


  • All majors must have passed at least one 200-level course before taking a 300-level course.
  • All majors must have passed at least one 300-level course before taking a 400-level course.
  • All majors must have taken at least two related (one 200-level and one 300-level or two 300-level) courses before seeking permission to take a capstone research seminar, senior paper or bachelor’s essay.

Coursework Meeting Major Requirements Excluded from the Major GPA Calculation

None.  All courses that may apply toward completion of course requirements within the major apply toward the major GPA calculation.

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