Bachelor of Arts Degree - History

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Minor Courses

Foreign Language Requirement


Degree available in Bismarck

Student Learning Outcomes

The history graduate will:   

  1. Analyze, interpret, and use data and information in learning and in research - I, II, and V.
  2. Use technology as both a learning and as a professional application tool - I, II, V, and VII.
  3. Communicate ideas clearly through visual, verbal, and written forms using graphs, models, and the vocabulary specific to the Social Sciences - I, II, V, and VII.
  4. Demonstrate an ability to build upon and apply Social Science intellectual knowledge (and Skills) in a variety of settings and environments - I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII.
  5. Develop a critical awareness of the integral relationship of humankind through a global Social Science perspective - I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII.
  6. Learn to interpret the social and spatial dimensions of disease, the economic relationships between health and wealth, and the political, cultural, ecological, and historical ramifications of the interactions of human and biological agents concerning health and wellness - I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII.


History Major Courses

HIST 103United States to 1877


HIST 104United States since 1877


HIST 211World Civilizations to 1500


HIST 212World Civilizations Since 1500



HIST 491History Seminar


Three Credits Required


Additional Electives in History (300-400)


Total Credit Hours: 38