History Minor

Explore the political, social, and economic history of the United States, Europe, and the Majority World from preclassical times to the present. You'll have an advanced knowledge not only of important people and events in world history, but also how they have shaped our present-day society.

Minor in History (15 hours)

Two courses in any two of the three divisions; one course in the third division.

Division I: United States 

  • HIST 201 United States History to 1865 3 hours
  • HIST 202 United States History since 1865 3 hours
  • HIST 304 Colonial and Revolutionary History of the United States 3 hours
  • HIST 309 The Gilded Age, U.S. 1865–1898 3 hours
  • HIST 310 America Comes of Age, 1898–1929 3 hours
  • HIST 311 America in Crisis, 1932–1960 3 hours
  • HIST 312 Recent America: 1960 to the Present 3 hours
  • HIST 321 The American West 3 hours
  • HIST 324 History of Women in the U.S. 3 hours
  • HIST 331 The American South 3 hours
  • HIST 333 History of Sexuality in the United States 3 hours
  • HIST 341 African-American History 3 hours
  • HIST 372 The '70s: U.S. Women's Conferences, Conventions and Confrontations in the 1970s 3 hours
  • HIST 416 History of Religion in America 3 hours

Division II: Europe

  • HIST 342 History of Classical Greece 3 hours
  • HIST 343 Classical Rome 3 hours
  • HIST 344 Medieval Civilization 3 hours
  • HIST 347 Renaissance and the Reformation 3 hours
  • HIST 349 Great Lives and Minds: From Renaissance to Enlightenment 3 hours
  • HIST 350 Great Lives and Minds: From Enlightenment to Existentialism 3 hours
  • HIST 359 Europe in the 19th Century: 1815-1914 3 hours
  • HIST 360 The World in the 20th Century: 1914-Present 3 hours
  • HIST 365 History of England to 1600 3 hours
  • HIST 366 History of England, 1600–Present 3 hours
  • HIST 367 History of Ireland 3 hours
  • HIST 369 History of Revolutionary France 3 hours
  • HIST 370 History of Modern European Women 3 hours
  • HIST 371 The City in European History 3 hours
  • HIST 377 Russia 3 hours
  • HIST 382 Modern East/Central Europe 3 hours
  • HIST 413 Women in Revolutions 3 hours
  • HIST 422 Living with the Enemy 3 hours

Division III: Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East

  • HIST 375 Women from the Global South 3 hours
  • HIST 378 The Middle East 3 hours
  • HIST 379 The Indian Subcontinent 3 hours
  • HIST 380 Southeast Asia 3 hours
  • HIST 381 Far East 3 hours
  • HIST 383 Women in Africa and the Middle East 3 hours
  • HIST 384 Africa Since 1800 3 hours
  • HIST 385 Latin America 3 hours
  • HIST 410 Studies in Women’s History (approved topics) 3 hours
  • HIST 411 History of Modern China 3 hours