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1010 HST

Thirty-six credits which must include:

  1. One 300-level United States history course from: HST-323, 325, 326, 327, 328, or another course pre-approved by the department.

  2. One 300-level European history course from: HST-300, 330, 331, 332, 333, or another course pre-approved by the department.

  3. One 300-level African or Asian history course from: HST-353, 360, or another course pre-approved by the department.

  4. One 400-level seminar (not an independent study).

  5. All 36 credits that count toward the major must be taken for a letter grade. History courses may be taken for S/F credit but only above and beyond the 36 credits taken for letter grade for the major.

  6. Successful completion in student’s senior year of the comprehensive examination administered by the department.

  7. Honors candidates must have a minimum 3.3 overall GPA and 3.5 in the History Department, complete a one-credit advanced bibliography course, submit an honors thesis, and where possible present the thesis in an external forum.