Requirements for a Major in History:

In addition to the general education requirements, the following courses are required:

  Semester Hours
HIS 101, History of Western Civilization I 3
HIS 102, History of Western Civilization II 3
HIS 201, United States History I 3
HIS 202, United States History II 3
HIS 465, Seminar 3
History Electives 21
(Including advanced American History (6), advanced European History (6), and Asian History (3))  
Total 36

Sample Four-Year Course Sequence for History

Freshman Year: Junior Year:
HIS 101, 102, History of Western Civilization I, II HIS Elective, Advanced European history, American history, or Asian history
  HIS Elective, Advanced European history, American history, or Asian history
  HIS Elective, Advanced Europen ┬áhistory, American history, or Asian history
  HIS 465, Seminar
   
Sophomore Year: Senior Year:
HIS 201, 202, United States History I, II HIS Elective, Advanced European history, American history, or Asian history
  HIS Elective, Advanced Europeanhistory, American history, or Asian history
  HIS Elective, Advanced Europeanhistory, American history, or Asian history