Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.

 Requirements for a History major are 36 hours in History, at least twelve of which must be in courses numbered 300 or above:

Core Requirements
HIST 201Why History? (introduction to the discipline of history normally completed during the freshman or sophomore year)4
HIST 494Senior Capstone (a culminating capstone course normally taken during the senior year)4
Additional Requirements
Select four credits completed in residence from each of the following categories:16
American
European
Non-West (Asia, Africa, Latin America)
History of Christianity 1
Electives
Select 12 credits12
Total Credits36

No more than eight hours of cross listed courses may apply to the major. Eight hours of history-related courses from other departments may be substituted for four hours in History with the approval of the History Department Chair.