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Department of History

Undergraduate Program

Bachelor of Arts in History

Richard Frazier , Advisor (rfrazier@uh.edu)

University Core

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3 hours Mathematics --- from core list

3 hours Math Reasoning --- from core list

;   6 hours U.S. History ---- History 1377 & 1378

; 6 hours American Government



3 hours Visual / Performing Arts --- from core list

; 6 hours Natural Sciences --- from core list

3 hours Social/Behavioral Sciences --- from core list

3 hours Writing in the Disciplines

B.A. Requirements

; 6 hours Foreign Language at the 2000 level

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (CLASS) requirements

, completion of nine additional semester hours of credit beyond the core in three separate fields of study within the college. Credit cannot be from the major or the foreign language required courses.

Satisfactory completion of one of the following requirements:

  • a second major
  • an approved minor; approved minors are listed in the class schedule
  • a senior honors thesis
  • the Professional Development Sequence in Education, teachers’ certification (Please add link to college of education)

History Requirements (36 hours)

3 hours Civilization (2351, 2361, or 3379)

3 hours Civilization (2353, 2363, or 3380)

; 6 hours 3000-4000 (Advanced) level U.S. History

; 6 hours 3000-4000 (Advanced) level NON-U.S. History

3 hours History at the 4000 level (U.S. or non-U.S.)

3 hours History Capstone Course** at the 4000 level (U.S. or non-U.S.)

; 6 hours History at any level

  • 6 hours from core U.S. History (1377 & 1378) will also be applied toward major
  • **Historical methods seminar capstone course will introduce students to the advanced skills employed by the professional historian. Must be taken on UH campus during fall or spring semester.

 

Total Hours: minimum of 120 to include 36 advanced (3000-4000 level)

The last 30 hours of coursework must be completed at University of Houston. No more than 66 hours of lower level transferred courses may be applied toward the degree. This is not a degree plan - just a tool to help you with degree requirements.

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