Department of History

Department of History

Department of History & Geography


4+1 Program Curriculum—BA and MA (150 hours)

Undergraduate---BA (120 hours)
*12 hours are taken at graduate level

FRESHMAN YEAR
CREDIT HOURS
First Year Experience 2
ENG 101 Freshman Composition I 3
ENG 102 Freshman Composition II 3
MATH 147 Pre-calculus I 3
MATH 148 Pre-calculus II 3
BIOL 103 Principles of Biology I 3
BIOL 104 Principles of Biology II 3
HIST 101 Western Civilization I 3
HIST 104 Western Civilization II 3
CHEM 101 Environmental Chemistry 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Social Science 3
Total   32

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR
CREDIT HOURS
HIST 201 American National Multicultural History to 1877    3
HIST 202 Recent American History     3
ENG 200 World Literature     3
ECON 201 Principles of Economics    3
ART 210 Intro to Fine and Performing Arts 6
GEO 201 Cultural Geography   3
HIST 304 Historiography and Research     3
HUM 200, 201, 202, or 301        3
Foreign Languages 6
GET 300 Rising Junior Examination 0
Total   30

 

JUNIOR YEAR
CREDIT HOURS
PHIL 201 Intro to Philosophy 3
PS 201 American National Government  3
PS 320, 330, 405, 430 3
History 300-400 level     18
Foreign Language 3
Total   30

 

SENIOR YEAR
CREDIT HOURS
History 300-400 level  3
History 500 level   9
SS 507(must earn ‘B’ or better) 3
GEO 308/405  3
ART 215, 216, 412, or THEA 312     3
Electives* 7
Total   28

 

Graduate Year (1 year)—MA (18 hours remaining)
CREDIT HOURS
Hist. 310 Seminar in Social Science      3
History 500 level   9
Thesis hours or electives (non-thesis)    6