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  Nov 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

History, B.A.


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College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences  > Department of History  > History, B.A.

Students who major in History must complete thirty-six semester hours in History, including

  • Courses
    • HIST 1377 ;
    • HIST 1378  
    • HIST 2351 , HIST 2361  or HIST 3379 
    • HIST 2353 , HIST 2363 , or HIST 3380  (or their equivalents) and
    • at least 18 advanced semester hours.
      • The 18 advanced semester hours must include at least six semester hours at the 4000-level including a Historical Methods Seminar capstone course.
      • With the permission of the Director of the Undergraduate Program, students may fulfill this requirement by writing a senior thesis, by completing a faculty-directed internship, or by completing a 6000-level graduate seminar.
      • at least six advanced semester hours must be in United States history
      • at least six advanced semester hours must be in areas other than United States history.
  • Other Requirements
    • Students majoring in History must also meet
      • the University of Houston’s core curriculum requirements
      • the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree.
    • Students must complete at least 12 of the advanced hours in History in residence
    • Students must earn at least a 2.0 grade point average on all work attempted in History at the University of Houston.

Requirements


36 hours (at least 18 advanced) to include:

Bachelor of Arts in History with Teacher Certification


Students seeking the Bachelor of Arts in History with Teacher Certification should refer to the section on CLASS Teacher Certification Programs  and to the College of Education  Section of this catalog.

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