Academic Catalog

Public History Minor

A student pursuing a Public History minor must complete a minimum of eighteen credits, including the following:

Core Courses6
The Historian's Craft
Internship in Public History
Elective courses 112
Total Credits18

Students must take at least four additional History courses numbered 3000 or above for a minimum of twelve credits; at least one of these courses must require students to produce an original research project (in a typical semester, several courses will fulfill this requirement, and students can determine which courses do so in consultation with the Academic Advisor and/or Director of Undergraduate Studies). Students are especially encouraged to take HIS 4993 (HistComm) and/or HIS 4994 (Digital History Seminar) if they are offered.

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