B.A. Major in History

The B.A. major in History requires a minimum of 14 courses:

Introductory History Core:
One American history course from the folowing: 3.0
U.S. in the 20th Century
American Revolution
U.S. Civil War Era
One European history course from the the following: 3.0
The Middle Ages
From Renaissance to Revolution
Revolutionary Europe 1800-1914
20th Century Europe
One non-Western history course from the following: 3.0
Religious Conflict & History
The History of Islam
South African History
China
Additional Required Courses:
HIST 270History Focus Seminar (taken twice)2.0
HIST 297Historical Thinking & Research3.0
Six courses in a focus area 18.0
HIST 497Designing Capstone Research 13.0
HIST 498Capstone Research & Writing 13.0
Total Semester Hours38.0
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History majors are required to take three upper division courses in addition to the capstone courses, HIST 497 Designing Capstone Research and HIST 498 Capstone Research & Writing.