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2021-22 University Catalog 
2021-22 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, BA

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Major Requirements

Recommended Sequence of Courses:

12 course units, including:

History Seminar

Additional Requirements

  • 1 upper-level course (2000 or above) in each of the following fields: U.S., Modern European, pre-Modern, non-Western (4 courses total). See course descriptions  for area listing.
  • 3 electives at or above the 2000 level.

Secondary Certification (8-12): Education Minor Requirements

All students pursuing high school teaching credentials must fulfill the requirements for the Education Minor in Secondary Certification. See each teaching discipline major (Biology , Chemistry , English , History and Mathematics ) for the requirements for high school teaching certification in these areas.

Students who are enrolled in Supervised Teaching in their 9th consecutive regular term are charged at the reduced fee amount as specified in University Fee Schedule rather than the full-time tuition rate.

To become certified to teach history, students must complete the following:

History Major

Education Minor for Secondary Certification

Required Courses

Completion of Education Minor for Secondary Certification (8-12) for Teaching History requires:

Allied Courses

Students must also take the following:


At least 3 of the 7 field and elective courses must be at or above the 3000 level.

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