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  Nov 24, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

History, B.A.


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Major Requirements for History


History
history.utah.edu
Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building 310
801-581-6121

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 36

Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum of 24 hours in HIST courses must be taken at the University of Utah.
  • All major courses must be completed with a grade a C- or better

Honors in History

Students seeking an HBA in History must complete:

Required Lower-Division Courses


Required Upper-Division Courses


Complete 6 Courses - 3 Credits per Course

  • HIST 3000-5999

The Historian's Craft


Communication/Writing Requirement


Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 14 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


  • HIST 1700 - American Civilization 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (QB) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (Language) 4 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 3 Credit(s) 
  • Bachelor Degree (DV) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Second Year


Fall Semester


  • Lower-Division HIST Courses - 6 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (SF/AS) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (Language) 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


  • Lower-Division HIST Course 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper-Division HIST Course 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (Language) 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Third Year


Fall Semester


  • General Education (SF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper-Division HIST Courses 6 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (IR) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


  • General Elective Hours 9 Credit(s)
  • Upper-Division HIST Courses 6 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 13 Credit(s)