History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Minor in History

For policies governing all minors, see the Undergraduate Policies section of the University Catalog.

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Minor Requirements (Catalog Year 2016-2017)

Students pursuing this minor must complete 18 credits in history with a minimum GPA of 2.00. Eight credits must be unique to the minor.

Of the courses applied to the minor, four courses (12 credits) must be at the 300 or 400-level.

Three courses (9 credits) in a region or topic

Students choose courses to meet this requirement that are concentrated in a region or topic. The region or topic should relate, if possible, to their major. Lists of courses, by region, can be found in the BA in history degree requirements. Students should review their plan with the director of the minor.

Three elective courses (9 credits) in history

In addition to HIST courses, students may use HNRS 240 to fulfill this requirement.

Total: 18 credits

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