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

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 30 sch    Required Minor: 26 sch

HISTORY.BA      CIP Code: 54.0101.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

HIST 2013Survey of World Civilization to 1715 (GP)3
or HIST 2023 Survey of World Civilization Since 1715
HIST 2713History of Texas3
HIST 4233Global Issues and Trends3
HIST 4843Senior Seminar3
Advanced HIST sch; 6 sch must be non-US18
Total Semester Credit Hours30

Education Minor

EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum3
EDUC 4366Student Teaching: Social Studies6
Total Semester Credit Hours26

Other Requirements

English Literature (2000 level or higher) 3
Foreign Language12
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography3
ECO 1023Principles of Macroeconomics3
GOV 3153Legal Environment3
Total Semester Credit Hours24

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.  

 *Below is a sample course of study. It is strongly suggested that each student see an advisor for their personalized Plan of Study.

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
Creative Arts Core3
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Wellness/Mathematics CAO Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
Mathematics Core3
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Second Year
FallTCCN
English Literature3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Life/Physical Science Core3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
Foreign Language3
HIST 2713History of Texas HIST 23013
 Semester Credit Hours 18
SpringTCCN
HIST 2013 or 2023 (GP)Survey of World Civilization to 1715 ( HIST 2321) or ( HIST 2322)3
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Foreign Language3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
American History (advanced)3
American History (advanced)3
Non-US History (advanced)3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
Foreign Language3
HIST 4233Global Issues and Trends 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
American History (advanced)3
American History (advanced)3
Non-US History (advanced)3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
Foreign Language3
HIST 4843Senior Seminar 3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum 3
ECO 1023Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 23013
GOV 3153Legal Environment 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4366Student Teaching: Social Studies 6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.