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Department of History
Member, Texas Tech University System The Princeton Review - 373 Best Colleges, 2011 Edition

Four-Year Plan - Bachelor of Arts in History

Total Hours: 120

First Year

Fall
HIST 1301 3
ENG 1301 3
Visual & Performing Arts 3
Mathematics 3
GS 1181 1
TOTAL 13
Spring
HIST 1302 3
ENG 1302 3
COMM 2301 3
Social Science 3
Natural Science (Lab) 4
TOTAL 16

Second Year

Fall
HIST 2331 3
ENG (2323, 2324, or 2325) 3
Natural Science (Lab) 4
POLS 2301 3
Modern Language 2311 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
HIST 2332 3
ENG (2323, 2324, or 2325) 3
POLS 2302 3
Modern Language 2312 3
 Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Third Year

Fall
HIST (advanced)* 3
HIST (advanced)* 3
GEOG (advanced) 3
Minor 3
Minor 3
TOTAL 15
Spring
HIST (advanced)* 3
HIST (advanced)* 3
Minor 3
Minor 3
Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Fourth Year

Fall
HIST (advanced)* 3
HIST (advanced)* 3
HIST (advanced)* 3
Minor (advanced) 3
Elective (advanced) 3
TOTAL 15
Spring
HIST (advanced)* 3
Minor (advanced) 3
Elective (advanced) 3
Elective (advanced) 3
Elective 3
TOTAL 15

* 12 semester credit hours advanced U.S. History and

  12 semester credit hours advanced Non-U.S. History

16 semester credit hour electives (9 advanced)

The above plan meets all core curriculum and Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.

The B.A. degree with a major in history requires a minimum of 120 semester credit hours, a minimum of 42 advanced (junior- and senior-level) semester credit hours, and a minimum of 30 semester credit hours in residence (24 of which must be at the advanced level). Twenty-four of the last 30 hours required to complete this degree must be taken in residence.

Effective fall 2013