History Minor

College of Arts and Sciences

For information contact David C. Wright Jr., PhD

The study of history enables students to gain an understanding of human motivation and action, as well as to acquire valuable skills. The history minor may be taken in conjunction with any degree program to broaden one’s perspective, develop critical judgement, cultivate the ability to reason, and foster intellectual growth.

Course Sequence

HIS 101C

History of Western Civilization I


HIS 102M

History of Western Civilization II


HIS 103M

United States Survey to 1900


HIS 104G

United States Survey Since 1900


Plus 6 credits of Advanced History Electives

Total 18 credits

See History Course Descriptions.