B.A. in History

Contact Person:

Thomas Baker, Chair
321A Satterlee, (315) 267-2078,
bakertn@potsdam.edu

30 credit hours required.

All courses are 3 credits unless noted. Credits are divided as follows:

Required Courses

 

Credits (30-33)

HIST 101, 102, or 106 (4 credits)
 
HIST 201, 202, 203 (4 credits), 204 (4 credits) or 205 (4 credits)
Additional 100 or 200 level HIST course (3-4 credits)
 
HIST 302 Fighting Words: History & Story

 
Any 300 or 400 level North American History Course
 
Any 300 or 400 level European History Course
 
Any 300 or 400 level African, Asian, or Latin American History Course
 
Any two additional 300 or 400 level History courses (2 @ 3 credits)
HIST 480 Senior Seminar in History

 

Notes

   
  • Students must earn a minimum grade of 2.0 in courses counted toward the major.
  • HIST 302 and seminar are open only to History majors. Students must take HIST 302 and a prerequisite upper-division course for the seminar.