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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, B.A. - 120 units

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Summary of Units:

Lower Division Major Requirements 12
Upper Division Major Requirements 34-36
Additional General Education  and other Graduation Requirements   72-74
Total Units 120

Lower Division Required Courses - 12 units

Upper Division Required Courses - 34-36 units

Methodology - 3 units


Students must complete at least three courses (9 units) from each of the following areas: North American History and World History. One of these areas must have four courses (12 units).

World History - 9-12 units

Historiography - 3 units

Capstone or Internship or Service Learning 1-3 units

Special Topics

(may be used to fulfill major requirement-see History Faculty advisor)

Additional General Education and other Graduation Requirements

To graduate, students must complete 120 units minimum (40 units must be upper division), including the following General Education  (GE) and Graduation Requirements :

  • Additional lower division GE Area A-E requirements not met within major
  • American Institutions Requirement
  • Language Requirement (C- or better grade)
  • Multicultural Perspectives (MP) Mission Pillar Requirement
  • Nine units of Upper Division General Education (UDGE) courses, one each in Areas UDGE-B, UDGE-C, and UDGE-D
  • Free electives as needed to meet minimum units for graduation

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