History B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

Thirty-three credits to include:

One survey course at the introductory level. 3
Select from HST 009 through HST 068 1
One history methods course:3
History Methods
At least fifteen credits of HST at or above the 100-level15
At least three credits of HST at or above the 200-level 3
Nine additional credits in HST courses at any level9
Students must complete one of the following concentrations:
Americas: at least fifteen credits in American history courses, including at least one 200-level seminar and at least one course in Canadian or Latin American history; at least six credits in European history; and at least six credits in Africa/Asia/Middle East/Global history
Europe: at least fifteen credits in European history courses, including at least one 200-level seminar; at least six credits in American history; and at least six credits in Africa/Asia/Middle East/Global history
Africa/Asia/Middle East/Global: at least fifteen credits in African, Asian, Middle Eastern, and/or Global history courses, including at least one 200-level seminar; at least six credits in American history; and at least six credits in European history
Restrictions:
AP or IB Credit: No more than six credits of Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) History can count toward the thirty-three credits required for the major, and no more than three credits of AP or IB History can count toward any one of the major’s geographic requirements (Americas, Europe, Africa/Asia/Middle East/Global).
Internships, Research, Thesis, Independent Study Credit: No more than six credits of internships, undergraduate research, thesis credits, and/or independent studies can count toward the thirty-three credits required for the major.
At least seventeen of the thirty-three credits used to satisfy this major must be taken at the University of Vermont.
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With the approval of the department, some sections of HST 069 through HST 096 may be counted toward this requirement.