Bachelor's of History - Non-Teaching (124 Credits)

University Degree Requirements

Specified General Education Courses:

  • Foundation Studies (18 Credit Hours)
  • Freshman Seminar (1 Credit Hour)
  • Elective/Specified General Education Courses:
    Liberal Arts

    International Studies Component:

  • ENG 125 World Literature and the Human Experience (3 Credit Hours)
  • GSCI 110 World Geography (3 Credit Hours)
  • Distribution Areas:

  • Humanities (three electives) (9 Credit Hours)
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences (three electives, one laboratory) (10 Credit Hours)
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences:

  • ECFI 202 Principles of Economics: Macro (3 Credit Hours)
  • POLS 101 American Government (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 140 Introduction to Sociology (3 Credit Hours)
  • Upper-division Integrative Course (one elective) (3 Credit Hours)

    Modern Language Courses

  • Beginning courses I and II (10 Credit Hours)
  • Department/Major Requirements
    Core Courses

  • HIST 099 Senior Assessment 0
  • HIST 100 Orientation to History 1
  • HIST 110 World Civilization to 1500 3
  • HIST 111 Modern World Civilization 3
  • HIST 130 United States History to 1877 3
  • HIST 131 United States History Since 1877 3
  • (Proficiency in HIST 110, HIST 111, HIST 130, and HIST 131 may be demonstrated by either completing each of the courses or achieving a score of at least 70 percent on each of the Department’s History Proficiency Examinations.)

  • HIST 379 Historical Methods (3 Credit Hours)
  • HIST 675 Seminar in History (0 Credit Hours)
  • Major Electives (three hours must be HIST 675 Seminar in History)

  • Upper-division electives in United States History (12 Credit Hours)
  • Upper-division electives in European History (9 Credit Hours)
  • Upper-division electives in World History (9 Credit Hours)

Free Electives (14 Credit Hours)

Totals
University Degree Requirements: 65 Credit Hours
Department/Major Requirements: 45 Credit Hours
Free Electives: 14 Credit Hours
Total Hours: 126