Oct 28, 2021
Student Learning Outcomes
- The students will be able to use the historical method in investigating important questions about people and society.
- Students will be able to express clearly in writing the results of their historical research.
- The students will be able to identify and explain the significance of important figures and events in American and world history.
- Student will be able to use history techniques and concepts in analyzing new knowledge and current events.
No grade below a C will be accepted in a course taken to fulfill the history requirements. Students must maintain a 2.5 cumulative grade point average in the major to meet graduation requirements.
It is recommended that students take HIST 121 , HIST 122 , HIST 151 , and HIST 152 before beginning their upper-division work.
Upper Division U.S History (6 credits)
Choose two (2):
Upper Division European History (6 credits)
Choose two (2):
Upper Division Non-Western History (3 credits)
History Electives (9 credits)
Three courses (9 credits) HIST courses or with advisor approval, as many as two of the following courses may be substituted.
General Education Requirements
Baccalaureate degrees - 30 credits
Associate degrees - 24 credits
Goal #1: Written Communication (6 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)
Student enrollment in the initial English course is determined by the Board of Regents placement policy (2:7.6).
Goal #2: Oral Communication (3 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)
Goal #3: Social Sciences (6 credits Baccalaureate/3 credits Associate)
Goal #4: Arts and Humanities (6 credits Baccalaureate/3 credits Associate)
Baccalaureate - Six (6) credits hours (in two disciplines).
Goal #5: Mathematics (3 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)
Student enrollment in the initial Mathematics course is determined by the Board of Regents placement policy (AAC Guidelines 7.6).
Goal #6: Natural Sciences (6 credits Baccalaureate/3 Credits Associate)
Associate Degree Flexibility (3 credits)
Students have the flexibility to select an additional three credits from Goal #3, #4, or #6 with courses selected from different disciplinary prefixes.
Degree Requirements (BA) - 9 credits
Arts and Humanities (6 credits)
Two additional courses from those listed in General Education Requirements Goal #4. The courses must be from different disciplines than those selected to satisfy General Education Requirements Goal #4.
A total of four courses are required for the BA degree:
- One year sequence of a foreign language.
- Two courses from different disciplines than foreign language.
Total Degree: 120 Credits