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History, BA

Offered in: CHICAGO


  • Eleven courses in history with no grade lower than C.
  • At least 15 semester hours must be taken at Roosevelt; at least 12 of these semester hours must be at the 300 level.
  • Students should work with their advisor to ensure that they take HIST 280 in their sophomore or junior year, as this course will prepare students to write their 300-level research and writing assignments.
  • History has no foreign language requirement, but students intending to do graduate study in history or whose interest is in the study of a foreign culture are strongly advised to take at least two years of a foreign language.
  • Transfer students may substitute a Western civilization survey for HIST 111 and 112.
  • Undergraduate history majors are required to submit the following items to their graduation file: