The history department offers majors in history and in history/social science. Both share the same objectives in the field of history. In addition, the history/social science major is a secondary education teacher training track with a concentration in history but also with additional preparation in the social sciences.


History Major

Requirements for the History major are 36 hours in History, including a core research sequence. Learn more >

History Minor

Requirements for a minor in History are 20 hours. Learn more >

History/Social Sciences Major

Requirements for the History/Social Science major, a teacher education concentration, are 42 hours. Learn more >

Timeline for Majors

Review this helpful timeline to get a sense of what your four years as a history major would look like.

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