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    Sep 28, 2023  
American University Catalog 2015-2016 
American University Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History (Minor)

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Minor Requirements

  • 21 credit hours with grades of C or better with at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor and at least 12 credits at the 300-level or above
    • All 300-level or above courses and at least 12 of the 21 credit hours in history must be taken at American University.

Course Requirements

  • One course in ancient or medieval history (any area of the world, focusing on premodern era)
  • One course in Asian, Middle Eastern, Latin American, or African history
  • One course in European history
  • One course in United States history
  • Additional courses to make a total of 21 credit hours in history. With department approval, up to 6 credit hours earned from Advanced Placement (AP) and/or International Baccalaureate (IB) examinations in history may be counted toward this requirement.

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