Degree Requirements

24 credit hours in the CAS history department:

  • 4 credit hours in Historical Methods and Research (HIST 597)
  • 16 credit hours of history courses at the 400 level or above
  • 4 credit hours of final thesis

Please note: All dual-degree students must take Archives, History, and Collective Memory or Sites of History. Students may take these classes as either an LIS elective for three credits (LIS 443 or LIS 532I) or a history elective for four credits (HIST 527 or HIST 568).

Graduate History Courses

Please see the Online Course Catalog for more information.