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Social Studies Curriculum

Nine credits in courses in American History:
HIS 1400: United States History I through 1877
HIS 1401: United States History II 1865 to Present
One 3000 level American History course*

Six credits in courses in European History:
HIS 1500: European History I
or
HIS 1501: European History II

One 3000 level European History course*

Six credits in courses in Non-Western History:
HIS 1600: Asian History I
or
HIS 1601: Asian History II

One 3000 level Non-Western History course*

*Must take one 3000 level W course.

Eighteen credits are courses in Social Sciences:
PSC 1040: American Government and Politics
SOC-SSC 1492: Introduction to Geography 

One of the following:
ANT 2020: Sub-Saharan Africa
or
ANT 2170: Ancient Mesoamerica
or
ANT 2185: Peoples of Latin America

One of the following:
PSC 3040: American Courts and the Law
or
PSC 3540: Congress: Legislative Strategy and Behavior (W course)
or
PSC 3550: The American Presidency (W course)

ECO 2010: The Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 2020: The Principles of Macroeconomics


In addition to the required number of credits needed to complete the major, all students must also fulfill the general degree requirements in order to graduate.