May 09, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

History, B.A. Curriculum Guide


This curriculum guide is an unofficial tool for planning. Matriculated students and advisors should consult the Academic Requirements Report in GullNet before and after registering for classes each semester to track academic progress.

University Undergraduate Major Policies


  • Refer to the program page for this major and the Courses  section of this catalog for approved prerequisites and General Education courses.
  • Requirements may not equal 120 credit hours. Students must register for additional electives to complete 120 credits required for graduation.
  • All graduates must have a minimum of 30 credits of 300/400-level courses with C grade or above; at least 15 of those credits must be taken at SU.
  • Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 for graduation.
  • Students must complete at least 30 credit hours by direct classroom instruction and/or laboratory experience.
  • Students must take 30 of the last 37 credit hours at SU.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to satisfy graduation requirements. Please refer to the program page of this catalog for detailed major requirements.
  • Students must apply online for graduation by November 15 for May and by May 15 for December.

First Year


Semester 1


Total Credits: 15-16


Semester 2


Total Credits: 14-16/29-32


Winter/Summer Term


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Second Year


Semester 1


Total Credits: 15-16/44-48


Semester 2


  • HIST XXX - History Elective (1 of 4) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • HIST 3XX/4XX - History Elective (2 of 4) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • IVB - Gen. Ed. Non-Lab Science or Math course (GEOL 103  recommended) 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - Needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 14-16/58-64


Winter/Summer Term


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Third Year


Semester 1


  • HIST XXX - Non-U.S./Non-European Course (1 of 2) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • HIST 3XX/4XX - History Elective (3 of 4) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • IVA - Gen. Ed. Lab Science course (GEOG 105  recommended) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • 3 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 15/73-79


Semester 2


  • HIST XXX - History Elective (4 of 4) 4 Hour(s) Credit (must be at the 300/400 level if a 200-level Non-U.S./Non-European Course is taken)
  • IIIB - Gen. Ed. Social Science course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit (GEOG 100 , GEOG 101 , GEOG 102  recommended)
  • Minor - Minor Elective recommended 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Minor - Minor Elective recommended 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 13-16/86-95


Winter/Summer Term


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Fourth Year


Semester 1


  • 4 Hour(s) Credit (C or better)
  • If taking HIST 430  for the Non-U.S./Non-European Course, you must take an additional HIST Elective to meet the 10-course requirement for the major.

  • IIIC - Gen. Ed. Social Science/Humanities course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - Needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - If needed for 120 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 13-15/99-110


Semester 2


  • HIST 3XX/4XX - Non-U.S./Non-European Course (2 of 2) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - Needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - Needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - If needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 13-16/112-126