Minors in History

Courses and curricula for all majors and minors are detailed in the history program course catalog.

Minor in gender studies

The gender studies minor is an interdisciplinary minor requiring 18 SH that students can tailor to compliment their major(s) and interests.

Minor in history

A history minor requires 18 SH of history which should include courses in U.S., European and Area Studies.

Minor in history and social science

A minor in history and social science requires 18 SH, including 6 SH in history, 6 SH in political studies, and 3 SH each in economics and geography.

Minor in political studies

A political studies minor requires 18 SH:

  • 12 SH in political studies (including POL 101 Introduction to Politics)
  • 6 SH chosen from geography, history, economics, or peacebuilding and development

Minor in pre-law

The pre-law minor is an interdisciplinary and interdepartmental minor, designed to complement a variety of majors to prepare students for a range of careers including:

  • traditional practices of law
  • mediation
  • environmental law
  • international development
  • politics
  • human rights work
  • victim offender reconciliation
  • juvenile justice

The minor requires 18 SH (which includes an internship). The student-run pre-law society, Res Judicata, sponsors special speakers and events. Learn more about the pre-law program’s focus or get course and curriculum details from the catalog.