Dec 09, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

History (B.A., B.S.)


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Student Learning Outcomes  

36 Major Hours, 120 Degree Hours


Students in this major must also complete requirements for a degree in the College of Arts & Sciences .

Departmental Electives (15-21 hours)


A minimum of 6 hours of American history and a minimum of 6 hours of non-American history must be included.

History B.A. or B.S. with Secondary School Certification


A secondary school teaching degree may be acquired through the Department of History (B.A. or B.S.) or through the School of Education (B.S. Ed.).  Students who wish to obtain certification to teach secondary school must also complete coursework and testing in the School of Education. Please contact the History Department or the School of Education for further information.

History Double Major (30 Hours)


See History Double Major  for program requirements.

Secondary Education-History Education specialization (B.S.Ed.)


See Secondary Education-History Education specialization (B.S.Ed.)  for requirements.

 

Four-Year Program Guides and Costs


USD encourages students to take 15 credits per semester or 30 credits within the year in order to graduate in 4 years. To help students complete their academic degree program in four years, we provide a sample academic plan. Please work with your academic advisor to confirm your plan.

State Authorization - It Matters Where You Live


If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference USD’s State Authorization webpage.

State Authorization

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