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  Sep 25, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History Concentration, Arts and Sciences, A.A.


This option is designed for those students who are planning to transfer to a four-year degree program in history or a related field. Program requirements include general education courses and the history survey courses required in order to advance to upper division coursework at most four-year programs in History.

Program Pathway

First Year Fall   First Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
ENG 101 English Composition 3   ENG 102 Composition and Literature 3
Gen Ed Mathematics 3   Gen Ed Diversity 3
Gen Ed Choose a Foreign Language Course 3   Gen Ed Arts/Humanities 3
HIS 101 World History to 1500 3   HIS 102 World History Since 1500 3
Elective Choose in consultation with an advisor 3   Restricted Elective Take an additional Foreign Language or ANT 201 - Cultural Anthropology 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15
Second Year Fall   Second Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
Gen Ed Biological/Physical Science (of your two Science requirements, one must have a lab) 4   Gen Ed Biological/Physical Science (of your two Science requirements, one must have a lab) 3
Gen Ed Behavioral/Social Science 3   Gen Ed Behavioral/Social Sciences  3
HIS 201 United States History I 3   HIS 202 United States History II 3
Elective Choose in consultation with an advisor 3   Elective Choose in consultation with an advisor 3
Elective Choose in consultation with an advisor; 2-3 credits 2   Elective Choose in consultation with an advisor 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15

General Education Requirements (31-32 Credits)


Arts/Humanities


Behavioral/Social Sciences


Biological/Physical Science


Diversity


English


Mathematics


Program Requirements (12 Credits)


Restricted Electives (3 Credits)


Select one course from the following:

  • Take ANT 201 or take an additional foreign language course, preferably of the same language (3 Credits)

Free Electives (12-14 Credits)


Electives should be selected in consultation with a transfer advisor and the transfer institution. It is recommended that they include courses in history, government, anthropology, sociology, psychology, and economics. Some recommended courses are listed below:

History Education


For those majors who are also interested in pursuing careers in teaching history at the secondary level, it is strongly recommended that you include the following courses in your electives/general education options and consult an academic advisor in Education as well as History.

Degree Requirement (60 Credits)