B.A. in History

Major Requirements/History (39 credits)
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I 13
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II 13
HS-201United States History I3
HS-202United State History II3
Select 3 credits from Pre-1700 History designated with Course Type: HSPRE3
Select 3 credits from History of Europe designated with Course Type: HSEU3
Select 3 credits from History designated with one of the following Course Types: HSAF, HSLA, HSAS, HSNW3
Select 15 additional credits from History (HS) at the 200+ level 215
HS-461Research Seminar in History3
Interdisciplinary Requirements (15 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
Select 3 credits of ART from the following:3
History of Western Art I
History of Western Art II
Renaissance, Mannerist, and Baroque Art
Early to Late Modern Art
Art of India
Asian Art Survey
World Art Nineteenth-Twentieth Century
Gender, Art, and Society
Select 6 credits of the SAME Foreign Language or 6 credits from English 200+ level 36
Free Electives (38-44 credits)
Select 38-44 credits of free electives38-44
General Education Requirements (30 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Select 3 credits from subject MA (excluding MA-050 and MA-101)3
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Fulfilled in Outside Major Requirements with ART courses0
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with GO-1000
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with HS-4610
Historical Perspective
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with HS-1010
Social Science
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with AN-1030
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with HS-1020
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language 46
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from History (HS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
1

Courses not used to calculate the Major GPA

2

Excluding HS-201 United States History I (3 cr.) and HS-202 United State History II (3 cr.); at least 6 credits must be from the 300-400 level not including HS-461 Research Seminar in History (3 cr.).

3

Excluding courses designated with Course Type: LIT. It is strongly recommended that HISTORY majors complete at least 1 foreign language through the intermediate level.

4

May be fulfilled within the major/interdisciplinary requirements; see your academic adviser.

 Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.