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History

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Testing

Program Title

History

Degree Designation

BA

Award Type

Baccalaureate

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

Program Description

This program provides a historical perspective, an understanding of cultural heritage, and analysis of and insight into the present conditions of societies. The program gives a broad knowledge and/or preparation for special careers. A well-planned program, including a history major or minor, can lead to a wide variety of career choices in archival/museum work, communications/publishing, government agencies and private industry, law or teaching.

Department/Unit(s)

College/School

College of Liberal Arts

Status

Active

Admission Requirements

What previous degree and/or experience is required prior to admission to this program?

High School / GED

Minimum undergraduate GPA for admission

2.75

Required GPA for graduation

2

Does this BA major require fewer than 45 credits? Please check the following as appropriate.

BA majors requiring fewer than 45 credits require one of the following: one year of coursework in a single foreign language, or a second major, or a minor.

Number of credits in program

42

Requirements

Program Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Knowledge of content in American, European, and non-Western History.

Outcome

Knowledge of the interpretative and multi-disciplinary nature of history.

Outcome

Ability to think critically.

Outcome

Ability to do historical research.

Outcome

Ability to communicate in writing and verbally.

Outcome

Awareness of and appreciation for cultural difference.

Degree Maps

Major Code

1073

Program Code

375