Public History Program Requirements
The courses listed below are required for completion of the bachelor’s degree in public history. Students must also complete the requirements for the Stevenson Educational Experience (SEE).
Specific pre- and co-requisites for each course are listed in the course descriptions.
Public history majors are required to complete 45 credits (15 courses) from the courses listed below as indicated. Students must also complete the non-credit HIST 100 every semester while enrolled in the public history program. In addition, students who are new to the public history major (traditional University freshmen, transfer students, and students who are declaring a public history major for the first time) are required to complete a special section of the non-credit First-Year Seminar that is designed specifically for new public history majors.
Required Core History Courses
Students are required to take all nine of the following required core history courses. In addition, students must also complete HIST 100 every semester while enrolled in the public history program.
General History Required Core Courses
Public History Required Core Courses
Required Elective History Courses
General history elective courses selected from the following courses (Students are required to take five courses, three courses of which must be at the 300- or 400-level.)
Public history elective courses selected from the following courses (Students are required to take two courses.)
*Course is repeatable for credit with change in topics in order to fulfill Electives requirement.