A SAMPLE 4 YEAR DEGREE PLAN FOR THE BA IN HISTORY
Effective September 2009

NOTE:

  • Note that students must complete at least 120 total credit hours to graduate. Students must also complete at least 30 hours at the 300/400 level.
  • Note that since History majors have to take 4 intro history courses, in the vast majority of cases this will satisfy the 2 course History BA requirement.

Suggested Year 1 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Eng W1313
Foreign Language4
History Intro course requirement3
First Year Seminar1
Elective3
Total: 14
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Soc Science (GenEd)3
Foreign Language4
History Intro course requirement3
Nat Science with lab (Gen Ed)5
Total: 15

Suggested Year 2 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Foreign Language3
Humanities (GenEd)3
Eng W2903
Speech 1213
History Intro Course requirement3
Total: 15
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Foreign Language3
History Intro Course requirement3
History H236 Historian’s Craft3
Diversity (GenEd)3
Math M118 (GenEd)3
Total: 15

Suggested Year 3 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
History Primary Geo region3
Elective3
Natural Science (GenEd)3
Elective3
History Second Geo region3
Elective1
Total: 16
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Soc Science (BA requirement)3
History Third Geo region3
Elective3
Natural Science (BA requirement)3
Elective3
Total: 15

Suggested Year 4 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Soc Science (GenEd)3
History Primary Geo region3
Ethical Questions (GenEd)3
History elective3
Elective3
Total: 15
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Hist J495 Senior Seminar3
History elective3
Arts (GenEd)3
Elective3
Elective3
Total: 15

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