Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 125-126
History majors may not use HST courses to satisfy the General Education requirements, except for the World Cultures thematic category. An HST course taken to satisfy the World Cultures thematic category cannot also count towards completing a History Elective.
Freshman - Credits: 32-33
Foreign Languages (Cr: 6)
History Survey Sequence (Cr: 6)
Individual and Society General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
Quantitative Reasoning General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
Science and Technology General Education Requirement (Cr: 3-4)
History majors are required to complete a history survey sequence (United States History I and II, Western Civilization I and II, or World History I and II).
History Major Requirements
To meet the History Major’s U.S. History, World History, and Diverse Perspectives requirements, students must choose one course from each of the following lists. At least two of the three courses must be taken at the 300 or 400 level.
To meet the History Electives requirements, students must choose four courses with the HST prefix (excluding HST 201 Contemporary Approaches to History). Students must take at least two of these courses at the 300 or 400 level.