Minor in History (without Teacher Certification)

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A minor in history requires 21 semester credit hours, including:

Minor in History (without Teacher Certification)
HIST 1301United States History To 1876 13
HIST 1302United States History Sn 1876 13
HIST 2311World History to 1500 23
HIST 2312World History since 1500 23
American History - select one of the following: 33
Mexican Americans Since 1848
Urban and Suburban History
American Religious History
The U. S. And The Vietnam War
Early America To 1783
America In Midpassge 1783-1877
Emergence Mod Amerca 1877-1945
Recent America, 1945 To Presnt
The American Civil War
Immigration Ethnicity Amer His
American Women's History
American Diplomatic History
Military & War In America
American Indian History
African-American History
America in the 1960s
American Environmental History
The American South
Texas And The Southwest
Black Civil Rights Movement
History Of American Slavery
Era Of Amer Revoltn 1763 1789
The History Of The West
European History - select one of the following: 33
Renaissance Europe
Germany & Cen Europe Sn 1815
The Bible and Reform in Europe
Eco His: Ind Rev To Present
French Revol & Napoleonic Wars
Britain To 1714
Modern Britain 1714-Present
Russian History
Modern European Military Hist
Eur-Age Absoltsm/Rev:1648-1815
European History 1815 1914
Ancient History
Medieval History
British Empire & Commonwealth
Mod France: From Rev To Presnt
World History - select one of the following: 33
Early Asian History
Modern Asian History
Religion In World History
Middle East Since 1700
Early Christianities
Silk Roads to Atlantic World
The Middle East, 500 - 1700
Africa - Past & Present
Colonial Latin America
Modern Mexico
Modern China And Japan
Contemporary Latin America
Additional Advanced Hours in History6
Total Hours21

Satisfies Minor requirement and requirements in Component Area VI.


Satisfies Minor requirement and requirements in Component Area IV & IX.


Pre-Modern History Requirement:  Among the 3000- and 4000-level courses a student takes in American, European, and World History one course must have a primary focus on content in pre-modern history (content dating to before 1600); this can overlap with other requirements. The following are courses that fulfill the pre-modern history requirement:  HIST 3331, HIST 3334, HIST 3337, HIST 3350, HIST 3358, HIST 3362, HIST 3363, HIST 3370, HIST 3371, HIST 3376, HIST 3391, HIST 3392.

For history courses, no grade below C is accepted.