History

The History program provides students with the knowledge and tools vital for thriving in an increasingly competitive global world. History is an ongoing engagement with individuals across a range of cultures, traditions, and ways of seeing. In addition, the study of History reveals to students that the questions and concerns of the past are often strikingly similar to those with which we wrestle today.

Goals of the History program include:

Upon successful completion of the requirements listed below, students earn an Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree. The program also facilitates transfer to a senior college, such as John Jay College of Criminal Justice, with 60 credits towards the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Global History.

Common Core

Required Common Core

12
Total Required Common Core

Flexible Core

18
Total Flexible Core
30
Total Common Core

Curriculum Requirements

6
History Sequence

Choose 1 of the following History sequences:

AND
AND
3
HIS 120
Early American History: Colonial Period to Civil War
AND
9
HIS xxx
Program Electives
3
HIS 275
History Research and Writing Methods
6
XXX xxx
Social Science or Ethnic Studies Electives
6
XXX xxx
General Electives

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