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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

History Minor

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Program: Minor
Department of History  
College of Arts and Sciences

Liberal Arts Building 209 ~ 260-481-6686

Declaring this Minor:

  • Declare this minor within the Department of History  or through your major department
  • Students cannot declare a major and a minor in the same program

Program Requirements:

  • The catalog term for the minor will match that of your major degree program
  • At least 6 credits must be earned as resident credit at the 200+ level or above
  • You must earn a grade of C- or higher for all courses required in the minor
  • A minor is not awarded if requirements are not completed by the time your major degree is certified for graduation

To earn the minor in History, you must fulfill the following requirements in addition to those noted above:

Required Courses: Credits 18

  • 9 credits in 1000+ level HIST courses (10501, 10601, 11300, 11400, or equivalent Honors courses)
  • 9 credits in 2000+ level or above HIST courses including courses in at least two of the following areas:
    • United States
    • Western Europe
    • World History
  • Included in the above credits must be at least one course dealing primarily with the period before 1800 (HIST 30101, 30201, 31001, 35102, 35202,  38601, 38801, 39301, 40201, 33101, 11300, 20101, 20500, 22200, and occasional special offerings).
  • HIST 23200 may not be used to fulfill the Western European History or World History area requirements, but may be used for additional credits toward the major or minor.

Total Credits: 18

Student Responsibility

You are responsible for satisfying the graduation requirements specified for your selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies and procedures governing your academic career.  All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean.

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