Major in History and Secondary Education (B.A.S.)

To earn the double major in history and secondary education, students take a combination of American, European and non-Western history courses (35 credits) and must also meet the requirements for secondary education.

Required courses:

  • Western Civilization I
  • History of the United States to 1877
  • History of the United States Since 1877
  • The Historian’s Craft
  • Historical Research Methods
  • Senior Seminar
  • One geography workshop
  • Two of the following: American Immigrant Experience, American Economic History, Urban America, History of Warfare, Modern America or Modern American Foreign Policy
  • One of the following: Europe 1789-1914, Europe 1914-1990s, Modern Germany, Modern France, Modern Russia, Modern England, Modern Ireland or Modern Italy
  • One of the following: Modern Global History, Contemporary Latin America, Contemporary Middle East, Contemporary Africa, Contemporary Asia or Vietnam War
  • One upper-level European or non-Western history elective