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History Major Requirements

History, Political Science and International Studies

History Major Requirements Summary (From Fall 2017)

  • 30 credits from HIST 1xxx - 4xxx courses
    • No more than 12 credits at the 1xxx - 2xxx level
  • 4 credits from HIST 5905 (History Seminar)
  • At least 1 course in each Geographical Area
    • Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia, United States
  • Total Credits: 34-36

For Departmental Honors

  • Complete the intermediate sequence of a foreign language (through the 2xxx level)
  • GPA 3.00 overall and 3.30 in History classes
  • Write an honors paper in HIST 5905 (History Seminar)

For the full listing of History major requirements, click here.