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Public and Local History Minor Description and Requirements

This minor lets you study history first hand using in-depth sources from local history societies, archives, and state repositories. You can shape the minor to focus on either local or state resources. With the consultation and approval of the department chairperson, you may substitute up to six credits of course work from internships or courses from other departments to fulfill the requirements of the Local History minor.

Total Required Credits for Public and Local History Minor: 18

Required Courses  

Research and Bibliography (HIST 200)

Local History Methods (HIST 206)

Four electives approved by the Department (12 credits)