History Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and Public History Concentration

History-Field of Specialization (36 crs.)

Required (18 crs.)


HIS105

3 crs.

HIS106

3 crs.

HIS201 Early History of U.S.

3 crs.

HIS202 Recent History of U.S.

3 crs.

HIS203 Theory and Practice of History

3 crs.

HIS397 Seminar in Comparative History

3 crs.

Restricted Electives (12 crs.)


American History

3 crs.

European History

3 crs.

Africa/Asia/Latin America

6 crs.

Free Electives in History (6 crs.)


At 300 level or above

B.A. history majors are highly encourage to elect a minor(s) or a second major.


History-Public History Concentration (42 crs.)

Required (18 crs.)


HIS105

3 crs.

HIS106

3 crs.

HIS201 Early History of U.S.

3 crs.

HIS202 Recent History of U.S.

3 crs.

HIS203 Theory and Practice of History

3 crs.

HIS397 Seminar in Comparative History

3 crs.

Restricted Electives (12 crs.)


American History

3 crs.

European History

3 crs.

Africa/Asia/Latin America

6 crs.

Public History Methods (6 crs.)


Required


HIS319 Introduction to Applied History

3 crs.

Select one


HIS413 Pennsylvania History

3 crs.

HIS430 U.S. Cultural History

3 crs.

HIS433 Oral History

3 crs.

HIS 490 Selected Topics (with advisement)

3 crs.

Required Internship

HIS 387/389

HIS 391

6 crs.

3 crs.

3 crs.

Portfolio Requirement: For assessment and career development purposes, all B.A. and B.S.Ed. majors are required to assemble and submit a portfolio documenting their academic growth and their major accomplishments.

Note: All students completing a Bachelor of Arts degree are required to attain proficiency in a foreign language. Proficiency may be satisfied by completing a language class at the 103 (intermediate) level or three years of any one foreign language in high school. Students may also meet this requirement through AP testing or CLEP testing.