Bachelor of Science in History (7-12 History/Social Studies Certification)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.


30 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in History (7-12 History/Social Studies Certification) Program of Study

*Course of study is suggested only. It is recommended to see an advisor for a personalized Program of Study.

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
Creative Arts Core3
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
Wellness/Mathematics CAO Core2
Social & Behavioral Science3
 Semester Credit Hours15
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
Mathematics Core3
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Second Year
English Literature3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
Life/Physical Science Core3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
HIST 2013 or 2023 (GP)Survey of World Civilization to 17153
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography3
 Semester Credit Hours18
GOV 2023Texas Government3
HIST 3713The History of Texas3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-83
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
American History (advanced)3
American History (advanced)3
Non-US History (advanced)3
GOV 3393, 4083, or 4093Law for Women3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
Technology Integration3
HIST 4233Global Issues and Trends3
 Semester Credit Hours20
History (advanced)3
History (advanced)3
Non-US History (advanced)3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
HIST 4843Senior Seminar3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
Non-US History (advanced)3
History (advanced)3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
 Semester Credit Hours16
EDUC 4096 or 4366Student Teaching: History6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.