Catalogue 2021 - 2022

History Suggested Sequence of Courses

The schedule of courses below is a sample sequence for a history major. Many students become history majors in their sophomore year and fulfill the major requirements without academic sacrifice.

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year- Fall Semester

HIST 205World History, Prehistory-1500CE

3 cr.

HIST 111United States History to 1877

3 cr.

MATH 1XXMathematical Analysis

3 cr.

ENGL 132English Composition I

3 cr.

LA 100First Year Seminar

2 cr.

Total Credit Hours:14

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

HIST 206World History, 1500CE-Present

3 cr.

HIST 112United States History, 1878 to the Present

3 cr.

MATH XXXMathematics Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

ENGL 133English Composition II

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

POSC 102American National Government

3 cr.

EC 111Principles of Microeconomics

3 cr.

LAB XXXLaboratory Science Requirement

3 cr.

CUL 2XXCultural Studies Perspective

3 cr.

HIST 289Sophomore Methods Seminar

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

SO 101Introduction to Sociology

3 cr.

CS 13XComputer Competence

3 cr.

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3 cr.

LAB/NSP XXXLaboratory Science or Natural Science Perspective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year - Fall Semester

PH XXXEthical Perspective

3 cr.

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

ART XXXAesthetic Perspective

3 cr.

GEOG 1xxWorld Geography Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year - Spring Semester

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

SBP XXXSocial/Behavioral Sciences Perspective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

HIST xxxHistory Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year - Fall Semester

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year - Spring Semester

HIST 3XXUpper Level History Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

HIST 490Junior and Senior Seminar in History

4 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Total Credit Hours: 120

*Two courses must be designated as writing intensive courses.