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School of Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts in History - Online

Degree Requirements 

Students receiving the Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences degree must complete 120 total credit hours including:


  • A minimum of 30 credit hours at the 300- or 400-level
  • Courses required for the major must be completed with a grade of C or higher
  • Courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required

History Foundations (15 cr.)

  • Complete one of the following sequences:
    • HIST-H 105 American History I and HIST-H 106 American History II
    • HIST-H 108 Perspectives on the World to 1800 and HIST-H 109 Perspectives on the World since 1800
    • HIST-H 113 History of Western Civilization I and HIST-H 114 History of Western Civilization II
  • Complete two additional 100/200 level history courses
  • HIST-J 216 Sophomore History Seminar

Advanced Study in History (21 cr.)

  • Complete six history courses at the 300/400 level covering at least three of the following regions:
    • HIST-A: U.S.
    • HIST-B: Western Europe
    • HIST-D: Russia/Eastern Europe
    • HIST-E: Africa
    • HIST-F: Latin America
    • HIST-G: East Asia
  • HIST-J 496 Proseminar in History

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