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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History Honors Program (BA)

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History Department information  

Prospective Honors Program students are urged to acquaint themselves as early as possible with the requirements below, as well as with the particular procedures for acceptance into the History Department’s Honors Program. See the Honors Program Director for this information.


A. History

Completion of 26 credits in courses numbered 300 or higher, to include:

  • Normally elected in the senior year:
  • (3)


  • Honors election of a 300-level history course approved by the department honors advisor


  • Remaining credits in history selected with the approval of the department honors advisor including at least three in non-Western history (i.e., East Asia, West Asia or Africa.)

B. Cognate Courses

Additional elections in cognate areas so as to assure a balanced program

C. Honors

All requirements of the University Honors Program  

D. Additional Requirements

All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Bachelor of Arts  degree, including General Education requirements  and additional BA distribution requirements.

Minimum Credits for the Degree: 120 credits

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