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 following: 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
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

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.