History majors must complete 33 credits in the department, including 6 credits in both American and European history, 3 credits in global history and 15 elective credits. Nine of the elective credits must be taken at the 300 level. In addition to these requirements, all students must complete:
- HIS 410 Seminar in Historical Methodology
- HIS 411 Senior Thesis
- HIS 422 Historiography
All 100- and 200-level courses and, with advisement from the department, students are encouraged to select various courses numbered 300-349.