History, Bachelor of Science

To obtain a B.S. with a major in History, a student must fulfill university, college, and departmental requirements. Minimum hour requirements follow:

  1. 46 hours of University General Education courses
  2. 12 hours college breadth requirement
  3. 51 hours of major courses
  4. Elective hours as required to total 120 hours.

TOTAL HOURS: 120

Requirements

HIST 1000WORLD CIVILIZATIONS I3
HIST 1010WORLD CIVILIZATIONS II3
HIST 2980HISTORICAL METHODOLOGY3
HIST 4990SENIOR SEMINAR3
Select 6 hours lower-division history courses (1000-2000) of which at least 3 must be HIST 1110 or HIST 1120.6
Select an additional 18 hours upper-division history courses (3000-4000). 118
In Lieu of Foreign Language, Cognate Requirements for B.S. 215
For the B.S. degree, students are required to complete at least 15 hours of related cognate coursework that must be approved by a History Department Academic Advisor. Students will choose one course in advanced writing or statistics, in consultation with their advisor. Twelve hours must be courses at the 3000/4000 level. Students may choose any UNO Minor to satisfy their upper-level cognate requirement, however this cannot double-count with Option 1 minor for the College of Arts & Sciences Degree Requirements.
Total Credits51